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Synonyms for weakness
ˈwik nɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. failing, weakness(noun)

    a flaw or weak point

    "he was quick to point out his wife's failings"

    Synonyms:
    impuissance, flunk, failing, helplessness

    Antonyms:
    strength

  2. helplessness, weakness, impuissance(noun)

    powerlessness revealed by an inability to act

    "in spite of their weakness the group remains active"

    Synonyms:
    impuissance, failing, helplessness

    Antonyms:
    strength

  3. weakness(noun)

    the property of lacking physical or mental strength; liability to failure under pressure or stress or strain

    "his weakness increased as he became older"; "the weakness of the span was overlooked until it collapsed"

    Synonyms:
    impuissance, failing, helplessness

    Antonyms:
    strength

  4. weakness(noun)

    the condition of being financially weak

    "the weakness of the dollar against the yen"

    Synonyms:
    impuissance, failing, helplessness

    Antonyms:
    strength

  5. weakness(noun)

    a penchant for something even though it might not be good for you

    "he has a weakness for chocolate"

    Synonyms:
    impuissance, failing, helplessness

    Antonyms:
    strength

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. weakness

    Synonyms:
    debility, feebleness, enervation, dilution, impairment, languor, imbecility, infirmity, decrepitude, frailty, faintness, inconclusiveness, worthlessness, want

    Antonyms:
    strength, power, nerve, spirit, renovation, vigor, lustiness, tone, cogency, activity, conclusiveness, efficiency, value, abundance

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