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Meaning of "fainting fit" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FAINTING FIT

fainting fit  [ˈfeɪntɪŋ fɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FAINTING FIT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fainting fit is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FAINTING FIT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of fainting fit in the English dictionary

The definition of fainting fit in the dictionary is a faint; a blackout.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FAINTING FIT


benefit
ˈbɛnɪfɪt
Buffett
ˈbʌfɪt
comfit
ˈkʌmfɪt
counterfeit
ˈkaʊntəfɪt
E-FIT
ˈiːfɪt
fit
fɪt
fitt
fɪt
forfeit
ˈfɔːfɪt
keep-fit
ˌkiːpˈfɪt
misfit
ˈmɪsˌfɪt
nonprofit
nɒnˈprɒfɪt
nymphet
ˈnɪmfɪt
outfit
ˈaʊtˌfɪt
profit
ˈprɒfɪt
prophet
ˈprɒfɪt
refit
riːˈfɪt
retrofit
ˈrɛtrəʊˌfɪt
soffit
ˈsɒfɪt
superfit
ˌsuːpərˈfɪt
unfit
ʌnˈfɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FAINTING FIT

fain
faineance
faineancy
faineantise
fainites
fainly
fainness
fains
faint
faint-hearted
faint-ruled paper
fainter
faintheartedly
faintheartedness
faintish
faintly
faintness
faints
fainty
fair

WORDS THAT END LIKE FAINTING FIT

epileptic fit
fighting fit
give a person a fit
goodness of fit
have a fit
hissy fit
interference fit
keep fit
press fit
push fit
see fit
shrink fit
sliding fit
strategic fit

Synonyms and antonyms of fainting fit in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «fainting fit» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FAINTING FIT

Find out the translation of fainting fit to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of fainting fit from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «fainting fit» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

昏倒
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

desmayo
570 millions of speakers

English

fainting fit
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बेहोशी फिट
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الإغماء صالح
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

обморок
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

desmaio
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মর্যাদাহানি মাপসই
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

évanouissement
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Fainting fit
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ohnmachtsanfall
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

失神フィット
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

실신 적합
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Fainting fit
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ngất xỉu phù hợp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மயக்கம் மிக்கது
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बेहोशी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bayılma nöbeti
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

svenimento
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

omdlenia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

непритомність
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

leșin se potrivesc
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

λιποθυμία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bezwijming
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

svimning passform
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

besvimelse passform
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of fainting fit

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FAINTING FIT»

The term «fainting fit» is used very little and occupies the 162.529 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FAINTING FIT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about fainting fit

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FAINTING FIT»

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A dictionary of the Bengalee language: in which the words ...
(from tgfi, a swoon, and thet a presenting), the preventing of n swoon or fainting fit . iififwifi, sl (from 58:1, 0 swoon, and folfs, rcu'tlion'h the cessation of or recovering from a swoon or fainting fit. i'a'tflfww, a. (from 11.11, a swoon, and Ff", ...
William Carey, 1825
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A Dictionary of the Bengala Language: In which the Words are ...
a preventing), the preventing of a swoon or fainting fit. '*l3{*raf'i *• (fiom iBVl, a swoon, and cessation), the cessation of or recovering from a swoon or faintingfit. ' xs,'1f*itJi33f, a. (from irsfl, a swoon, and f-ifare, a cause), caused by or arising from ...
William Carey, 1825
3
Family Physician: A Manual of Domestic Medicine
A fainting-fit is so sudden in its occurrence that it is not easy to describe it. Usually there is at first a feeling of faintness, then of sickness and giddiness, there is a blank before the eyes, and everything seems as if it were swimming about or ...
‎1886
4
The Medical and Physical Journal
P. ?6; had no fainting fit last night, and finds herself easier to-day. Rep. Bol. & Fot. ut antea. 14th. — P. 72 ; had a slight fainting fit last night, but slept well, and has no particular complaint to-day. Cont. 15th. — P. 72 ; had no fainting fit last night, ...
5
Champagne and Oysters, Or, One Lie Leads to Another: A Farce ...
Herbert. A trance — a swoon — a fainting fit. Linnet. A fainting fit ? Herbert. Certainly, — I couldn't think of anything else. When they took me out of your arms, they carried me in here. I suppose you ran away. Linnet. Ran away ? Oh, no, I didn't.
James B. Runnion, 1906
6
Encyclopaedia of Pure Materia Medica
About midnight, a sort of fainting fit, lasting for one-fourth hour, accompanied by profuse sweat, with consciousness, hut without the ability to talk or to move a finger; in the midst of the paroxysm, he had a sort of dream in which he was fighting ...
T. F. Allen, 2013
7
Text Book of Modern Medicine and Surgery on Homoeopathic ...
136.—. Syncope. (Defectio. animce)—. Fainting-Fit. —. Swooning. DEFINITION. — A loss of yolition and muscular power, witli partial or complete loss of consciousness, due to defective nervous power. CAUSES. — Debility from constitutional ...
Edward Harris Ruddock, 1874
8
HOMOEOPATHIC GUIDE TO FAMILY HEALTH
DISTINGUISHING SYMPTOMS MEDICINE AND POTENCY • Fainting fit on account of anaemia, weakness. Face pale, wary. Headache. Unquenchable thirst . • Faints out of fear, anguish, and sudden loss. • Fainting due to concussion. [ Further ...
Rajendra Tandon, 2014
9
The Medical Times and Gazette
Thus, so far as I have been able to learn, the unconsciousness in an epileptic fit is of just the same nature as the unconsciousness in a fainting fit. It has happened to me, as, I presume, to most physicians, to be able to notice the first onset of a ...
10
the medical times and gazette
Thus, so far as I have been able to learn, the unconsciousness in an epileptic fit is of just the same nature as the unconsciousness in a fainting fit. It has happened to me, as, I presume, to most physicians, to be able to notice the first onset of a ...
j and a churchill, 1881

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FAINTING FIT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term fainting fit is used in the context of the following news items.
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HELEN LANG: Sunny days - what more could a gardener wish for?
A thermos of cold water, fortified with ice cubes and an old medicine bottle full of gin, for the emergency revival of a fainting fit by either yourself ... «Peninsula News Review, Jul 15»
2
Revisiting Syama Prasad Mookerjee, the Trinamool's latest hero
... Anandabazar Patrika on 21 March 1947, Mookerjee wrote that “the mere mention of the word 'partition' need not throw us into a fainting fit”. «Scroll.in, Jun 15»
3
The Falling review – swoon with a view
As more and more pupils re-enact the fainting fit that accompanied Abbie's own “fall”, the school's chain-smoking headmistress Miss Alvaro ... «The Guardian, Apr 15»
4
Female trio's fake fainting fit fails
KUALA LUMPUR: Three women who were about to be arrested by police here pretended to faint in order to avoid arrest, but were found to be ... «The Star Online, Apr 15»
5
The Falling director Carol Morley says women on screen aren't …
The collective collapsing detailed in The Falling (in cinemas from Friday 24 April) builds into a sort of mass fainting fit and has hints of ... «Radio Times, Apr 15»
6
Conclusions from the Malaysia GP
If he had anything to hide – such as a fainting fit, for instance – all he had to do was stick with the party line. Instead, Fernando tore McLaren's ... «SkySports, Mar 15»
7
Long-term test review: Fiat Panda Cross
My training's come in handy on a few occasions to deal with cuts and bruises, the odd fainting fit and even a cardiac arrest on the forecourt at ... «AutoExpress, Mar 15»
8
Springtime for Nigel
The press had a well practised Victorian fainting fit over the less salubrious elements of the week's Ukip stories and guffawed like tickled hippos ... «Huffington Post UK, Mar 15»
9
EastEnders spoilers: Lauren to tell Stacey - I know what happened …
But there looks to be a reason behind Lauren's fainting fit: as Max takes her away, she hands Stacey a used pregnancy test. Could Lauren be ... «Radio Times, Feb 15»
10
10 faces to watch in 2015 from Maisie Williams to Dane Baptiste
... in Irish comedy-drama Gold and she stars in Carol Morley's eagerly awaited new film, The Falling, about a hysterical fainting fit at an all-girls' ... «The Independent, Jan 15»

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