Sentence Examples


  • The fire flickered feebly, its passion curbed by time as well.
  • His prestige as a minister, already injured by these two blows, suffered further during the autumn and winter from the cattledriving agitation in Ireland, which he at first feebly criticized and finally strongly denounced, but which his refusal to utilize the Crimes Act made him powerless to stop by the processes of the "ordinary law"; and the scandal arising out of the theft of the Dublin crown jewels in the autumn of 1907 was a further blot on the Irish administration.
  • The crystals are feebly doubly refracting, and in polarized light exhibit a banded structure parallel to the cube faces.
  • Pelagic organisms, floating on the surface of the open sea, propelling themselves feebly by the pumping movements of the umbrella produced by contraction of the sub-umbral musculature, and capturing their prey with their tentacles.
  • Strengthening tissue is feebly developed.

How would you define feebly? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus