weaknessnounuk us /ˈwiːk.nəs/
- Any hesitation on the part of the government will be seen as weakness.
- This latest conflict further illustrates the weakness of the UN.
- His inability to handle the situation is a sure sign of weakness.
- Admitting you've made a mistake is a sign of strength, not weakness.
- In a position of authority, a weakness for the opposite sex leaves you open to blackmail.