from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Delicate in constitution; frail or sickly.
- adv. With little physical strength or force.
- adv. With little strength of character.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Frail, sickly or of a delicate constitution; weak.
- adv. With little strength or force
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a weak manner; with little strength or vigor; feebly.
- adj. Not strong of constitution; infirm; feeble
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Weak; feeble; not robust: as, a weakly woman; a man of weakly constitution.
- In a weak manner, in any sense of the word weak.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in a weak or feeble manner or to a minor degree
- adj. lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality
I heard her call my name weakly as I slammed my car door.
A term weakly normalizes when it has an nf, whereas a term strongly normalizes when all its reduction sequences lead to an nf
As a collection of four mini-games, emphasis on the "mini," this title weakly uses events from the upcoming 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver as inspiration, allowing you to ride a luge-like ramp in the Skeleton, enjoy-loose use of the word there-Curling, tap and trace on the screen for Figure Skating, and ride a board in Snowboard Cross.
Here Bassett, helped by Ngurn and Balatta, weakly sat up, swaying weakly from the hips, and with clear, unfaltering, all-seeing eyes gazed upon the Red One.
But making an extra trip to the galley a little later, I was gladdened by the sight of Harrison staggering weakly from the rigging to the forecastle scuttle.
Defend actual Democrats in weakly liberal or weakly conservative seats.
Neutrinos are an example of a dark matter candidate we call a weakly interacting massive particle, or a WIMP.
I lay in weakly case and confined to my bed for four months before I was able to rise and health returned to me.
The observant reader will have spotted the appearance above of the expression weakly stratified.
Ian, meanwhile, somehow sprung unexpectedly directly from Acadia on the shores of Maine to a remote Pennsylvania hilltop above the Delaware Water Gap, whence he called weakly on his cell to ask me to fill in again.