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debility

Saltos de línea: de¦bil|ity
Pronunciación: /dɪˈbɪlɪti
 
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Definición de debility en inglés:

sustantivo (plural debilities)

[mass noun]
Physical weakness, especially as a result of illness: most of the cases presented with general debility, muscle weakness, and weight loss
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • 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.
Sinónimos
frailty, weakness, feebleness, enfeeblement, enervation, devitalization, lack of energy, lack of vitality, lassitude, exhaustion, weariness, tiredness, overtiredness, fatigue, prostration;
incapacity, impairment, indisposition, infirmity, illness, sickness, sickliness, decrepitude, malaise
informal weediness
Medicine asthenia

Origen

late Middle English: from Old French debilite, from Latin debilitas, from debilis 'weak'.

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