Synonyms of feeble in English:

feeble


See definition of feeble

adjective

1‘he was very old and feeble’

SYNONYMS

weak, weakly, weakened, puny, wasted, frail, infirm, delicate, sickly, ailing, unwell, poorly, failing, helpless, powerless, impotent, enfeebled, enervated, debilitated, incapacitated, effete

decrepit, doddering, doddery, tottering, tottery, shaky, trembling, trembly

Scottish shilpit

rare etiolated

ANTONYMS

strong

2‘this is a transparently feeble argument’

SYNONYMS

ineffective, ineffectual, unsuccessful, inadequate, unconvincing, implausible, unsatisfactory, poor, weak, inept, tame, paltry, shallow, thin, flimsy, insubstantial

futile, useless, profitless, fruitless

ANTONYMS

effective

3‘he's too feeble to stand up to his boss’

SYNONYMS

cowardly, craven, faint-hearted, spineless, spiritless, lily-livered, chicken-livered, pigeon-hearted

timid, timorous, fearful, unassertive, soft, weak, ineffective, ineffectual, inefficient, incompetent, inadequate, indecisive

informal wishy-washy, wimpy, sissy, sissified, gutless, weak-kneed, yellow, yellow-bellied, chicken

British informal wet

North American informal candy-assed

North American vulgar slang chickenshit

archaic poor-spirited

ANTONYMS

brave, forceful

4‘the lamp shed a feeble light’

SYNONYMS

faint, dim, weak, pale, soft, subdued, muted, indistinct, unclear, vague

informal wishy-washy

ANTONYMS

strong