Lacking strength; weak; languid; inclined to swoon; as, faint with fatigue, hunger, or thirst.
Lacking distinctness; hardly perceptible; striking the senses feebly; not bright, or loud, or sharp, or forcible; weak; as, a faint color, or sound.
Performed, done, or acted, in a weak or feeble manner; not exhibiting vigor, strength, or energy; slight; as, faint efforts; faint resistance.
The act of fainting, or the state of one who has fainted; a swoon. [R.] See Fainting, n.
Temporary loss of consciousness because of an insufficient blood supply to the brain.
a spontaneous loss of consciousness caused by insufficient blood to the brain
a brief loss of consciousness caused by a temporary reduction of blood flow to the head
a temporary loss of consciousness because of decreased blood circulation to the brain (which can have many causes)
Wanting in courage, spirit, or energy; timorous; cowardly; dejected; depressed; as, "Faint heart ne'er won fair lady."
To sink into dejection; to lose courage or spirit; to become depressed or despondent.
To cause to faint or become dispirited; to depress; to weaken.
lacking conviction or boldness or courage; "faint heart ne'er won fair lady"