Translation of "faint" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /feɪnt/ us /feɪnt/

slight and not easy to notice

ligero, casi imperceptible
a faint smell of smoke
feel faint

to feel very weak and as if you might fall down

sentirse débil
Seeing all the blood made me feel faint.
verb uk /feɪnt/ us /feɪnt/

to suddenly become unconscious for a short time

noun uk /feɪnt/ us /feɪnt/

the act of suddenly becoming unconscious

On receiving the news, she fell into a faint.

(Translation of “faint” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /feint/

lacking in strength, brightness, courage etc

débil, tenue
The sound grew faint
a faint light.

physically weak and about to lose consciousness

Suddenly he felt faint.
faintly adverb

in a faint manner

A light shone faintly.

slightly; rather

She looked faintly surprised.
faintness noun

debilidad, mareos
The doctor was concerned about the faintness of her pulse.

(Translation of “faint” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)