1. (superl.) Deficient in physical strength; weak; infirm; debilitated.

2. (superl.) Wanting force, vigor, or efficiency in action or expression; not full, loud, bright, strong, rapid, etc.; faint; as, a feeble color; feeble motion.

3. (v. t.) To make feeble; to enfeeble.

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