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Turkish translation of “weakness”

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weakness

noun
 
 
/ˈwiːknəs/
FEELING WEAK [U] B2 when someone or something is not strong or powerful
zayıflık, düşkünlük, zaaf
Asking for help is not a sign of weakness.Weakness and vulnerability
FAULT [C] B2 a particular part or quality of something or someone that is not good
zayıflık, yetersizlik, zaafiyet
What do you think are your weaknesses as a manager? There are a number of weaknesses in this proposal.Faults and mistakes
have a weakness for sth/sb to like a particular thing or person very much
...a/e karşı zaafı olmak; çok istemek; dayanamamak
She has a real weakness for ice cream.Weakness and vulnerabilityLiking
(Definition of weakness from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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