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faint

adjective     /feɪnt/
B2 slight and not easy to notice, smell, hear, etc слабый, неясный, неотчетливый a faint smell of smoke faint laughter coming from next doorDarkness and becoming darkIndistinct and invisible
feel faint
to feel very weak and as if you might fall down быть близким к обмороку Seeing all the blood made me feel faint.Losing consciousness
faint hope/praise/chance, etc
very little hope, praise, chance, etc слабая надежда/легкая похвала/слабая вероятность и т. д. a faint hope of winning the gold medalScarce, inadequate and not enoughLacking things
not have the faintest idea
used to emphasize that you do not know something не иметь ни малейшего представления [+ question word] I haven't the faintest idea what you're talking about.Unaware
(Definition of faint adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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