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Members of weakly religious families get, of course, no religious training from any source outside the family.
Gregory Bateson

Meaning of "weakly" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WEAKLY

weakly  [ˈwiːklɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WEAKLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Weakly can act as an adjective and an adverb.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES WEAKLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Weakness

Weakness is a symptom represented, medically, by a number of different conditions, including: lack of muscle strength, malaise, dizziness, or fatigue. The causes are many and can be divided into conditions that have true or perceived muscle weakness. True muscle weakness is a primary symptom of a variety of skeletal muscle diseases, including muscular dystrophy and inflammatory myopathy. It occurs in neuromuscular junction disorders, such as myasthenia gravis.

Definition of weakly in the English dictionary

The definition of weakly in the dictionary is sickly; feeble. Other definition of weakly is in a weak or feeble manner.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WEAKLY


antiquely
ænˈtiːklɪ
Barclay
ˈbɑːklɪ
Berkeley
ˈbɜːklɪ
biweekly
baɪˈwiːklɪ
bleakly
ˈbliːklɪ
chicly
ˈʃiːklɪ
darkly
ˈdɑːklɪ
meekly
ˈmiːklɪ
midweekly
ˌmɪdˈwiːklɪ
murkly
ˈmɜːklɪ
obliquely
əˈbliːklɪ
semiweekly
ˌsemɪˈwiːklɪ
sleekly
ˈsliːklɪ
sparkly
ˈspɑːklɪ
starkly
ˈstɑːklɪ
treacly
ˈtriːklɪ
triweekly
traɪˈwiːklɪ
unchicly
ʌnˈʃiːklɪ
uniquely
juːˈniːklɪ
weekly
ˈwiːklɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WEAKLY

weak-mindedly
weak-mindedness
weak-willed
weaken
weakener
weakening
weaker sex
weakest link
weakfish
weakhearted
weakish
weakishly
weakishness
weaklier
weakliest
weakliness
weakling
weakness
weakon
weakside

WORDS THAT END LIKE WEAKLY

blackly
blankly
briskly
crackly
crinkly
frankly
freckly
news weekly
pinkly
prickly
quickly
rickly
Shankly
sickly
slickly
thickly
tickly
twinkly
wkly
wrinkly

Synonyms and antonyms of weakly in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «weakly» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WEAKLY

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

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

débilmente
570 millions of speakers

English

weakly
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कमजोर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ضعيف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

слабо
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fracamente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্বাস্থ্যহীন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

faiblement
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

lemah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

schwach
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

弱く
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Banget
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

yếu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பலவீனமாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दुर्बलपणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

zayıf bir şekilde
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

debolmente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

słabo
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

слабо
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

slab
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ασθενώς
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

swak
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

svagt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

svakt
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of weakly

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WEAKLY»

The term «weakly» is quite widely used and occupies the 26.276 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WEAKLY» OVER TIME

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

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4 QUOTES WITH «WEAKLY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word weakly.
1
Tallulah Bankhead
I'd rather be strongly wrong than weakly right.
2
Gregory Bateson
Members of weakly religious families get, of course, no religious training from any source outside the family.
3
Francis Spufford
I think I have made allowances for the kind of despair which would test my faith, but you cannot know in advance what disaster to those you love would be too much to bear faithfully, and like everyone's, my faith is weakly conditional in some ways. I hope, I pray not to lose it. My fingers are crossed. Also my heart.
4
Beatrice Webb
If a weakly mortal is to do anything in the world besides eat the bread thereof, there must be a determined subordination of the whole nature to the one aim no trifling with time, which is passing, with strength which is only too limited.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WEAKLY»

Discover the use of weakly in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to weakly and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Weakly Connected Neural Networks
This book is devoted to an analysis of general weakly connected neural networks (WCNNs) that can be written in the form (0.1) m Here, each Xi E IR is a vector that summarizes all physiological attributes of the ith neuron, n is the number ...
Frank C. Hoppensteadt, 1997
2
Weakly Differentiable Functions: Sobolev Spaces and ...
The major thrust of this book is the analysis of pointwise behavior of Sobolev functions of integer order and BV functions (functions whose partial derivatives are measures with finite total variation).
William P. Ziemer, 2012
3
Weakly O-minimal Structures and Skolem Functions
The monotonicity theorem is the first step in proving that o-minimal structures satisfy cellular decomposition, which gives a comprehensive picture of the definable subsets in an o-minimal structure.
Christopher S. Shaw, 2008
4
Weakly Interacting Molecular Pairs: Unconventional Absorbers ...
Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop held in Abbaye de Fontevraud, France, from 25 to 28 March 2002
Claude Camy-Peyret, Andrei A. Vigasin, 2003
5
Weakly Nonlinear Dirichlet Problems on Long Or Thin Domains
The aim of this work is to develop a basic theory for nonlinear elliptic equations on long or thin domains for Dirichlet boundary conditions.
Edward Norman Dancer
6
Weakly Integrally Closed Domains and Forbidden Patterns
An integral domainDis weakly integrally closed if whenever there is an element x in the quotient field of D and a nonzero finitely generated ideal J of D such that xJ ⊆ J2, then x is in D. We define weakly integrally closed numerical ...
Mary E. Hopkins, 2009
7
Orientation and Position of Strongly and Weakly Bound Heads ...
Finally, the structural difference between the weakly bound and strongly bound heads is not clear. Though it is known that kinesin head binds weakly to microtubules with ADP and binds strongly to microtubules with ATP or without nucleotide, ...
Feng Wang, 2007
8
Special Classes of Semigroups
A semigroup S is called left (right) weakly commutative if, for every a, 6 £ 5, there exist x G S and a positive integer n such that (ab)n = bx ((ab)n = xa). A semigroup which is both left and right weakly commutative is called a weakly commutative ...
Attila Nagy, 2001
9
Geometrical Optics of Weakly Anisotropic Media
Interest in weakly anisotropic media was first raised by the problem of the limiting polarization of radio waves propagating in an inhomogeneous plasma. It turned out that the transformation of radio wave polarization in a plasma (ionospheric, ...
A A Fuki, Yu A Kravtsov, O N Naida, 1998
10
Multidimensional weakly singular integral equations
The final aim of the book is to construct effective discretization methods to solve multidimensional weakly singular integral equations of the second kind on a region of Rn e.g. equations arising in the radiation transfer theory.
G. Vaĭnikko, 1993

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WEAKLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term weakly is used in the context of the following news items.
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Two arrested in connection to Weakly County burglary
The Weakley County Sheriff's Department says they arrested 25-year-old Christopher Lane of Sharon, Tennessee, after finding items in his home that linked him ... «WPSD Local 6, Aug 15»
2
'Us' weakly: Distractions keep transgender reality show from …
'Us' weakly: Distractions keep transgender reality show from 'Becoming' great. 'Us' weakly: Distractions keep transgender reality show from 'Becoming' great ... «Boston Herald, Jun 15»
3
Weakly Horrorscopes*
Gemini- It might not seem like the best strategy to you right now, but in your case your best option is to definitely go for guilt. Let yourself go so people can't avoid ... «The Advocate, May 15»
4
Jaguar Animal Health finally goes public — weakly
Jaguar Animal Health made its much-delayed Wall Street debut on Wednesday and dropped by about 3 percent below its offering price on its first day of trading. «Silicon Valley Business Journal, May 15»
5
Weakly Bruin - UCLA Edition 4: Testing Just How Weak The Weakly
Your Weakly Bruin wouldn't be complete without some baseball minutiae. The phrase "baseball trivia" should never be used, because nothing having to do with ... «Bruins Nation, Apr 15»
6
'The Age of Adaline' — good idea, weakly executed
A promising idea is at the heart of “The Age of Adaline,” but no one connected with the movie seems willing to explore it: What would happen if a woman stopped ... «mySanAntonio.com, Apr 15»
7
The Weakly Bruin - UCLA Geezerville Edition, Volume 2
The Weakly Bruin research staff unearthed some rare video from a meeting in the Oval Office not too far in the past. (Thanks to seatac346 for finding that.) ... «Bruins Nation, Apr 15»
8
A&M tabs hometown Weakly as next coach
The Raiders gave the nod to Brent Weakly as head coach of the football program at Monday's board meeting. Weakly, who played A&M football from 1999-2002, ... «Herald & Review, Mar 15»
9
Rutgers' Myles Mack Air-Balls Weakly Contested Layup Against …
The good news is you retained possession on this play. The bad news is your man may be suffering from snow blindness. In what appears to be a distant cousin ... «Bleacher Report, Feb 15»
10
Andres Oppenheimer: Many Latin leaders reacted weakly to Paris …
The official reaction of Venezuela, Argentina, Ecuador and several other Latin American countries to the Islamic radicals terrorist attack against the French ... «MiamiHerald.com, Jan 15»

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