faintness Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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faintnessnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈfeɪnt.nəs/

faintness noun [U] (NOT CLEAR)

the ​quality of not being ​strong or ​clear: The faintness of the ​handwriting made the ​manuscriptdifficult to ​read.

faintness noun [U] (WEAK FEELING)

the ​feeling that you are about to ​becomeunconscious: Faintness and ​morningsickness can be ​signs that you are ​pregnant.
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