Definitions For Faint


  • A spontaneous loss of consciousness caused by insufficient blood to the brain
  • To suddenly become unconscious


  • Pass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain


  • Lacking conviction or boldness or courage
  • Lacking clarity or distinctness
  • Indistinctly understood or felt or perceived
  • Deficient in magnitude; barely perceptible; lacking clarity or brightness or loudness etc
  • Lacking strength or vigor
  • Weak and likely to lose consciousness

Is Faint a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Faint is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Faint in a Sentence

  • We heard a faint noise.
  • The faint glow of a distant light
  • There was a faint smile on her lips.
  • He always faints at the sight of blood.
  • She almost fainted from the pain.
  • She suffers from fainting spells.
  • Shocking news can cause a person to fall into a faint

Synonyms for Faint

Antonyms for Faint

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