enfeeble

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  • My sister continues in the same enfeebled state of mind and body. Cited from The Prose Works of William Wordsworth, by William Wordsworth
  • His health is good, and he may live many years; though the body is much enfeebled. Cited from The Prose Works of William Wordsworth, by William Wordsworth
  • In his present enfeebled state she was too much for him. Cited from Mary Wollaston, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • In the natural course of things, as his physical powers increased, his intelligence became enfeebled. Cited from Solitary of Juan Fernandez, or The Real Robinson Crusoe, by Saintine
  • The enfeebled will could no longer hold rule over them. Cited from History of the Donner Party, by C.F. McGlashan
  • He seemed about fifty or sixty years of age, but very much enfeebled. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 341, March 1844, Vol. 55
  • But if you are enfeebled by any cause, the disease becomes strong. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 9, No. 51, January, 1862, by Various
  • But his body was enfeebled by disease, and he knew he could not look for length of days. Cited from Fielding, by Austin Dobson
  • Clark was enfeebled by old age in the last two years of his life.
  • He could not even think what it might be, so utterly did it enfeeble him. Cited from Stephen Archer and Other Tales,by George MacDonald
  • The practice of funding has gradually enfeebled every state which has adopted it. Cited from Wealth of Nations, by Adam Smith
  • That kingdom, once so powerful, was becoming every year more enfeebled. Cited from A Short History of Russia, by Mary Platt Parmele
  • How could you hold out in your enfeebled state? Cited from Dio's Rome, Vol. 4, by Cassius Dio
  • Weeks of fever had enfeebled his vision until the world about him looked new and strange. Cited from Isobel, by James Oliver Curwood
  • I speak without suffering, nor does the little talking I do enfeeble me in the least. Cited from Miles Wallingford: Sequel to Afloat and Ashore, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • She was much enfeebled by illness, but received him with great self-possession. Cited from Old Saint Paul's, by William Harrison Ainsworth
  • I shall not be Enfeebled that I am no more with you. Cited from Moorish Literature, by Anonymous
  • The more races she can reduce and enfeeble the more room there will be for her. Cited from On the Edge of the War Zone, by Mildred Aldrich
  • They leave behind them the very young and the old and those enfeebled by disease or habits. Cited from Scientific American Supplement, No. 520, December 19, 1885, by Various
  • Surely the effort is too great for a frame so enfeebled, so ancient. Cited from Eleanor, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
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  • verb Make weak
    Life in the camp drained him