Instead, she said it was simply because she thought Obama would be the weakest Democrat to run against McCain.
As sinister and well-resourced as it is, it may be the weakest link in the chain.
By winning the group, they snuck their way into what is arguably the weakest quarter of the draw.
c.1300, from Old Norse veikr "weak," cognate with Old English wac "weak, pliant, soft," from Proto-Germanic *waikwaz "yield," *wikanan "bend" (cf. Old Saxon wek, Swedish vek, Middle Dutch weec, Dutch week "weak, soft, tender," Old High German weih "yielding, soft," German weich "soft," from PIE root *weik- "to bend, wind" (see vicarious). Sense of "lacking authority" is first recorded early 15c.; that of "lacking moral strength" late 14c. Weak-kneed "wanting in resolve" is from 1870.