weakly

[ week-lee ]
/ ˈwik li /

adjective, weak·li·er, weak·li·est.

weak or feeble in constitution; not robust; sickly.

adverb

in a weak manner.

Origin of weakly

First recorded in 1350–1400, weakly is from the Middle English word weekely. See weak, -ly

Related forms

weak·li·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for weakly

weakly

/ (ˈwiːklɪ) /

adjective -lier or -liest

sickly; feeble

adverb

in a weak or feeble manner

Derived Forms

weakliness, noun
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