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Meaning of word faint from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

faint   noun

Meaning : A spontaneous loss of consciousness caused by insufficient blood to the brain.

Synonyms : deliquium, swoon, syncope

रोग, भय, शोक आदि से उत्पन्न वह अवस्था जिसमें प्राणी निश्चेष्ट या संज्ञाहीन हो जाता है।

मामा की मौत की खबर सुनते ही मामी को बेहोशी आ गयी।
अचेतनता, अचेतपना, अचेतावस्था, अचेष्टता, गश, ग़श, ज्ञानशून्यता, बदहवासी, बेखुदी, बेसुधी, बेहोशी, मूर्च्छा, मूर्छा, शून्यमनस्कता, संज्ञाशून्यता

faint   adjective

Meaning : Deficient in magnitude. Barely perceptible. Lacking clarity or brightness or loudness etc.

Example : A faint outline.
The wan sun cast faint shadows.
The faint light of a distant candle.
Weak colors.
A faint hissing sound.
A faint aroma.
A weak pulse.

Synonyms : weak

Meaning : Lacking clarity or distinctness.

Example : A dim figure in the distance.
Only a faint recollection.
Shadowy figures in the gloom.
Saw a vague outline of a building through the fog.
A few wispy memories of childhood.

Synonyms : dim, shadowy, vague, wispy

जो स्पष्ट न हो।

बालक अस्पष्ट भाषा में कुछ कह रहा है।
अप्रतीत, अव्यक्त, अस्पष्ट, अस्फुट

Meaning : Lacking strength or vigor.

Example : Damning with faint praise.
Faint resistance.
Feeble efforts.
A feeble voice.

Synonyms : feeble

Meaning : Weak and likely to lose consciousness.

Example : Suddenly felt faint from the pain.
Was sick and faint from hunger.
Felt light in the head.
A swooning fit.
Light-headed with wine.
Light-headed from lack of sleep.

Synonyms : light, light-headed, lightheaded, swooning

Meaning : Indistinctly understood or felt or perceived.

Example : A faint clue to the origin of the mystery.
Haven't the faintest idea.

Meaning : Lacking conviction or boldness or courage.

Example : Faint heart ne'er won fair lady.

Synonyms : faint-hearted, fainthearted, timid

faint   verb

Meaning : Pass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain.

Synonyms : conk, pass out, swoon


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