a feeling of faintness and of being ready to swoon
the property of being without strength;
"the faintness or potency of the feeling"
the trait of lacking boldness and courage;
"faintness of heart and infirmity of purpose"
the quality of being dim or lacking contrast
- The faintness of the voice was pitiable and dreadful.
- The doctor seemed seized with a qualm of faintness.