Infirmity definition

ĭn-fûrmĭ-tē
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The quality or state of being infirm; feebleness; weakness.
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A bodily ailment or weakness.

Complained about infirmities.

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The condition of being infirm, often as associated with old age; weakness or frailty.

The infirmity brought on by the disease.

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The definition of infirmity is a weakness or failing.

An example of infirmity is when you become unable to hear as you age.

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A bodily ailment or weakness.

Complained about his infirmities.

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  • A physical weakness or defect; frailty or ailment, as from old age.
  • A moral weakness; defect.
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Feebleness, frailty or ailment, especially due to old age.
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The condition of being infirm, often as associated with old age; weakness or frailty.

The infirmity brought on by the disease.

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Weakness of resolution or character.

The infirmity inherent in human nature.

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A moral failing or defect in character.

The infirmities and depravities of corrupt nobles.

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Debility caused by ill health or advanced age.
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A moral weakness or defect.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
infirmity
Plural:
infirmities