Definition of the adjective infirm
What does infirm mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: more infirm / infirmer | most infirm / infirmest
- lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality
- lacking firmness of will or character or purpose
- example: infirm of purpose; give me the daggers
- similar: irresolute
Alternative definition of the adjective infirm
- Weak or ill, not in good health.
- insecure; irresolute
- frail; unstable
Definition of the verb infirm
What does infirm mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: infirmed | infirming | infirms
- To contradict, to provide proof that something is not.
- antonym: confirm
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The Encyclopaedia of pleading and practice (1900)
under the codes and practice acts, at common law, in equity and in criminal cases by William Mark McKinney, Thomas Johnson Michie
Barney, 4 Oregon 288, in which a material allegation of the complaint was that the plaintiff was " mentally infirm and not of sound mind, and so insane as to be wholly incapable of attending to business." The denial was that " the plaintiff was ...
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The sword is very handsome. I am too old and infirm, as you see, to ever use a sword again, but I am glad that my old mother state has not entirely forgotten me. (George Rogers Clark)
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Scrabble value of I1N1F4I1R1M3
The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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