It was the last phase, the feebleness, the wanness, the inertia!
feebleness and failure in prayer is a sign of feebleness in the spiritual life.
He had no hope of being believed; moreover, the grim eye of Hawes rested on him, and no feebleness in it.
The Regent's feebleness was the main rock upon which he built.
Iron and adamant are not stronger than these arguments; nor can any one attempt an answer without exposing his feebleness.
The inferiority might be the result of feebleness and of want of activity of mind.
Every accusation except that of dulness or feebleness has been brought against Mr. Busoni, and with justice.
She cursed her feebleness; she longed to expose it, without apologies or tears.
The hmatemesis continued for some days, and then feebleness and emaciation set in, death occurring in three months.
An excitement quite fierce in its feebleness possessed them.
late 12c., from Old French feble (12c., Modern French faible) "weak, feeble," from Latin flebilis "lamentable," literally "that is to be wept over," from flere "weep, cry, shed tears, lament," from PIE *bhle- "to howl" (cf. bleat). The first -l- was dropped in Old French by dissimilation. The noun meaning "feeble person" is recorded from mid-14c.