faint·ness /-nəs/ 名詞
1. The state of being faint; loss of strength, or of consciousness, and self-control.
2. Want of vigor or energy.
3. Feebleness, as of color or light; lack of distinctness; as, faintness of description.
4. Faint-heartedness; timorousness; dejection.
I will send a faintness into their hearts. --Lev. xxvi. 36.
n 1: barely audible
2: the quality of being dim [syn: dimness]