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Definition of FAINT
Pronunciation : FAINT

noun : FAINT

Source:WordNet 3.1

verb : FAINT

Source:WordNet 3.1

Adjective : FAINT

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) deficient in magnitude; barely perceptible; lacking clarity or brightness or loudness etc; "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" ;

  • 2. (

    ) lacking clarity or distinctness; "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" ;

  • 3. (

    ) lacking strength or vigor; "damning with faint praise"; "faint resistance"; "feeble efforts"; "a feeble voice" ;

  • 4. (

    ) weak and likely to lose consciousness; "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" ;

  • 5. (

    ) indistinctly understood or felt or perceived; "a faint clue to the origin of the mystery"; "haven't the faintest idea" ;

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