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English definition of “weedy”


adjective (WEAK)    /ˈwiː.di/
UK informal disapproving describes a person who is thin and physically weak: a weedy childWeakness and vulnerability old-fashioned weak and not exciting or interesting: The story had a rather weedy plot.Quite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptable
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