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fainty

[ feyn-tee ]
/ 藞fe瑟n ti /
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adjective, faint路i路er, faint路i路est.Southern U.S.
feeling faint; about to lose consciousness.
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Also faint路i路fied [feyn-tuh-fahyd]. /藞fe瑟n t蓹藢fa瑟d/.

Origin of fainty

First recorded in 1520鈥30; faint + -y1
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