feeble

You know how you feel when you can’t open a jar of pickles? And then grandma walks in and does it in one shot without even grunting? That’s called feeling feeble, or lacking strength.

In fact, feeble, comes from the Latin word flebilis, which means "lamentable" or "unsatisfactory." But don’t let it get to you. Your puny, inferior muscles are nothing compared to the guy who makes feeble attempts at humor. Lame-o jokes are way more lamentable than inadequate biceps.

Definitions of feeble
1

adj pathetically lacking in force or effectiveness

“a feeble excuse”
Synonyms:
lame
weak
wanting in physical strength

adj lacking strength or vigor

feeble efforts”
“a feeble voice”
Synonyms:
faint
weak
wanting in physical strength

adj lacking strength

Synonyms:
nerveless
powerless
lacking power

adj lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality

“a feeble old woman”
Synonyms:
debile, decrepit, infirm, rickety, sapless, weak, weakly
frail
physically weak

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