- Physical weakness, especially as a result of illness.More example sentences
- John Andrews, Minister of Finance, was born in the same year as Craig and, despite clear signs of physical debility, was to be the Prime Minister's successor.
- Age, debility, poverty and illness were often factors that led to a favorable decision.
- The symptoms were of severe general debility and vitamin deficiency.
late Middle English: from Old French debilite, from Latin debilitas, from debilis 'weak'.