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Meaning of "fainty" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FAINTY

fainty  [ˈfeɪntɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FAINTY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fainty is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES FAINTY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of fainty in the English dictionary

The definition of fainty in the dictionary is inclined to faint. Other definition of fainty is causing faintness or sickness.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FAINTY


dainty
ˈdeɪntɪ
flinty
ˈflɪntɪ
glinty
ˈɡlɪntɪ
inti
ˈɪntɪ
lintie
ˈlɪntɪ
linty
ˈlɪntɪ
minty
ˈmɪntɪ
ninety
ˈnaɪntɪ
painty
ˈpeɪntɪ
pepperminty
ˈpɛpəˌmɪntɪ
pointy
ˈpɔɪntɪ
shinty
ˈʃɪntɪ
skinflinty
ˈskɪnˌflɪntɪ
squinty
ˈskwɪntɪ
stinty
ˈstɪntɪ
superdainty
ˌsuːpərˈdeɪntɪ
teosinte
ˌtiːəʊˈsɪntɪ
tinty
ˈtɪntɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FAINTY

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

WORDS THAT END LIKE FAINTY

Aunty
Bay of Plenty
bounty
certainty
corridor of uncertainty
county
for a certainty
guaranty
incertainty
monty
panty
plenty
racing certainty
seventy
shanty
sovereignty
suzerainty
twenty
uncertainty
warranty

Synonyms and antonyms of fainty in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «fainty» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FAINTY

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

Translator English - Chinese

fainty
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

fainty
570 millions of speakers

English

fainty
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

fainty
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

fainty
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

fainty
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fainty
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

fainty
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

fainty
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pengsan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

fainty
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

fainty
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

fainty
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kepenak
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

fainty
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

fainty
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अस्पष्ट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

fainty
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fainty
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

fainty
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

fainty
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

fainty
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

fainty
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

fainty
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

fainty
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fainty
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of fainty

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FAINTY»

The term «fainty» is used very little and occupies the 181.836 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FAINTY» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FAINTY»

Discover the use of fainty in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fainty and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Word Book of Virginia Folk-speech
Fail, v. To show signs of growing old. " He begins to faii." Fainty, adj. Faint; feeble; languid; exhausted. " I feel very fainty." (2) Fainty. That causes a feeling of faintness. ' ' These flowers have a fainty smell. ' ' Fair, v. To clear up; cease raining: as ...
Bennett Wood Green, 1899
2
The English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete ...
Cf. fainty. The weather be very faint, Rrports Prom'nc. (1885) 93. FAIN'I', see Fient . FAJNTLY, adv. Sc. [fE'ntli.] Weak, faint. Lnk. Her feeble strength began fast to fail ; For want of warmth she faintly grew, EWING Poems (1892) 5. FAINTNESS ...
Joseph Wright, 1900
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The New England Journal of Medicine
Among the causes, therefore, which first suppress the bleedings from the uterus, you may enumerate the fainty condition produced by the haemorrhage. A woman losing two or three pints of blood, and being, perhaps, of hysterical diathesis, ...
4
Report. 8th
Faint, fainty = close. Mrs. D , of Bridestowe, aged 86, used often to say, ' The weather be very faint,' or, ' It be very fainty to day.'— April, 1885. W. H. M." Hal. has fainty, languid (Gloucester). "Feeded for 'fed.' 'Cattle is feeded differently now.
Devonshire association for the advancement of science, literature, and art comm. on Devonshire verbal provincialisms, 1885
5
The Southwestern Reporter
Where a cook employed in a hotel kitchen became overheated and fainty, and stepped into the alley to get fresh air, fainted ... the fainty condition arose out of employment and a causal connection between the employment and injury appeared ...
6
Report and Transactions
74. He also (p. 74) say Festuca Italica, or JEgilops Narbonensis, is " called in English ' Hauer-grasse.' " Cotg. has " Aveneron : wild oats, barren oats, hauer, or oat-grasse." " Faint, fainty = close. Mrs. D , of Bridestowe, aged 86, used often to say ...
7
The Lancet
A woman losing two or three pints of blood, and being, perhaps, of hysterical diathesis, she becomes very fainty, and under this tendency to deliquium coacretions form, under which, together with that closure of the vessels which is efl'ected by ...
8
The principles and practice of obstetricy, as at present ...
Among the causes, therefore, which first suppress the bleedings from the uterus, you may enumerate the fainty condition produced by the haemorrhage. A woman losing two or three pints of blood, and being, perhaps, of hysterical diathesis, ...
James Blundell, Thomas Castle, 1834
9
Survey English Dialects
Eng. => cave over, collapse. come over on a faint, dizzy, drop in a ruck, faint away, faint off, faint over, fainty, flop out, giddy, go off, groggy, pass out, sile away, stifle, swarf, swimmy, swimy, swoon, tawm over, topple over, tumble over, type over, ...
Michael V. Barry, 2013
10
The Lancet London: A Journal of British and Foreign ...
Among the causes, therefore, which first suppress the bleedings from the uterus, you may enumerate the fainty condition produced by the haemorrhage. A woman losing two or three pints of blood, and being, perhaps, of hysterical diathesis, ...

7 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FAINTY»

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1
Why Do We Have Blood Types, Anyway?
After the procedure the patient told Blundell that he felt better – "less fainty" – but two days later he died. Still, the experience convinced Blundell ... «Gizmodo, Jul 14»
2
Is it heart attack or just chest pain?
If you have really exerted too much on the heart, the heart will keep beating very fast and you'll feel fainty. Once you feel fainty, you have to stop ... «Free Malaysia Today, Apr 14»
3
Inside Ottawa: News and notes from Parliament Hill
Don confirmed this, saying needles make him sweaty, fainty, and turn red like a certain Canadian major city mayor. But, like Laurie, he says he overcame his fear ... «CTV News, Oct 13»
4
Gnarly 'Prometheus' Scene Blamed for Teen's Seizure & 6 Other …
Check out this list of barfy, fainty, seizure-y, or otherwise potentially unpleasant movies: Prometheus. I won't dish out any spoilers by describing ... «The Stir, Jun 12»
5
Grid girl: fainty
Grid girl: fainty. Grid girl faints onto Porsche racer. Man in Porsche literally can't be arsed to move. Lots of Other Men rush to help, ... «Top Gear, Jun 10»
6
Heart defect ignored for 23 years
... of eight when she collapsed at her primary school and was sent to hospital. She was diagnosed as "a fainty child" and sent back to school. «BBC News, Mar 08»
7
The woman who survived with a 4cm hole in her heart
Chided at school for being unfit and 'a fainty child', Ms Banks was thought to have epilepsy. Even when gym instructors were amazed to see ... «Metro, Mar 08»

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