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faint

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of faint

  1. 1 not seen or understood clearly after wandering in the woods for hours, we had only a faint idea of where we were Synonyms of faint blear, bleary, blurry, dim, foggy, fuzzy, gauzy, hazy, indefinite, indistinct, indistinguishable, misty, murky, nebulous, obscure, opaque, pale, shadowy, unclear, undefined, undetermined, vague Words Related to faint dark, dusky, gloomy; impalpable, inappreciable, intangible, invisible; hieroglyphic (also hieroglyphical), incomprehensible, indecipherable, indiscernible, inexplicable, mysterious, obfuscatory, puzzling Near Antonyms of faint bright, distinct, evident, obvious, plain; certain, firm, strong, sure Antonyms of faint clear, definite, pellucid

  2. 2 lacking bodily strength I was starting to feel a little faint after going so long without food Synonyms of faint asthenic, debilitated, delicate, down-and-out, effete, enervated, enfeebled, weak, feeble, frail, infirm, languid, low, prostrate, prostrated, sapped, slight, soft, softened, tender, unsubstantial, wasted, weakened, wimpish, wimpyWords Related to faint challenged, disabled, incapacitated, invalid; paralyzed; broken-down, decrepit; impotent, powerless; breakable, flimsy, fragile; dizzy, groggy, rocky, unsteady, woozy; drained, exhausted, flagging, tired, weary, worn-out; damaged, harmed, hurt, impaired, injured, lame, unsound; resistless, susceptible, unresistant, vulnerable, yieldingNear Antonyms of faint able-bodied, athletic, beefy, brawny, fit, husky, muscular, sinewy, strapping, virile; hard, hardy, lusty, red-blooded, robust, sturdy, tough; fortified, hardened, inured, strengthened, toughened; energetic, energized, invigorated, vigorous, vitalized; hale, healthy, sound; capable, competent; convalescing, recovering, recuperatingAntonyms of faint mighty, powerful, rugged, stalwart, stout, strong


faint

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of faint

  1. a temporary state of unconsciousness shocking news can cause a person to fall into a faint Synonyms of faint blackout, insensibility, knockout, swim, swoon, syncope Words Related to faint daze, stupor, trance; drowsiness, narcosis, sleep, somnolence


faint

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of faint

  1. to lose consciousness the kind of person who faints at the sight of blood Synonyms of faint black out, conk (out), keel (over), pass out, swoon Words Related to faint break down, collapse; zonk (out) Antonyms of faint come around, come round, come to, revive


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