debile

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: débile

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

debile (comparative more debile, superlative most debile)

  1. (obsolete) Weak.
    • about 1900, O. Henry, Hygeia at the Solito
      So, then, it was no surprise to the ranchhold when the buckboard spun to the door, and Raidler took up his debile protege like a handful of rags and set him down upon the gallery.

Related terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

debile

  1. inflected form of debil

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin debilis. Compare debole.

Adjective[edit]

debile m, f (masculine and feminine plural debili)

  1. (obsolete) weak

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dēbile

  1. nominative neuter singular of dēbilis
  2. accusative neuter singular of dēbilis
  3. vocative neuter singular of dēbilis

Polish[edit]

Noun[edit]

debile

  1. Nominative and vocative plural of debil.