(adjective, verb)


1. pathetically lacking in force or effectiveness

- a feeble excuse

Similar word(s): weak, lame

2. lacking strength or vigor

- feeble efforts

- a feeble voice

Similar word(s): weak, faint

3. lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality

- a feeble old woman

Similar word(s): frail, debile, decrepit, infirm, rickety, sapless, weak, weakly

4. lacking strength

Similar word(s): powerless, nerveless

Sentences with feeble as an adjective:

- Though she appeared old and feeble, she could still throw a ball.

- That was a feeble excuse for an example.


1. (obsolete) To make feeble; to enfeeble.