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faintly
Definition:
In a faint, weak, or timidmanner.

Synonyms:

adverb
dimly
hazily, murkily, indistinctly, Foggily, Cloudily, vaguely, dimly.
feebly
powerlessly, weakly, Infirmly, decrepitly, Frailly, softly, feebly, sickly, flimsily.
hardly
not at all, not likely, no more than, once in a blue moon, not notably, pretty near, not often, Scantly, only just, once in blue moon, by no means, almost not, no way, not noticeably, not a bit, not measurably, perceptibly, by a hair, not much, not by much, detectably, not markedly.
lightly
flippantly, thoughtlessly, agilely, softly, unsubstantially, timidly, heedlessly, slightingly, leniently, sparingly, daintily, subtly, airily, Ethereally, tenuously, frivolously, thinly, breezily.
quietly
lowly, softly, noiselessly, in a low voice, soundlessly, in silence, inaudibly, in low tones, tacitly, in a whisper.
senselessly
insensitively, senselessly, callously, unconsciously, aloofly, swooningly, unfeelingly, unperceptively, soporifically, stupidly, narcotically, dully, obliviously, insensibly, numbly.
silently
quietly.
adverb
all
faintly.
dimly
hazily, murkily, indistinctly, Foggily, Cloudily, vaguely, dimly.
feebly
powerlessly, weakly, Infirmly, decrepitly, Frailly, softly, feebly, sickly, flimsily.
hardly
not by much, practically, not measurably, Scantly, infrequently, not quite, almost not, rarely, sparsely, seldom, by a hair, detectably, no more than, simply, not often, slightly, gradually, not markedly, perceptibly, little, only just, with trouble, pretty near, somewhat, not a bit, imperceptibly, comparatively, sporadically, not much, just, by no means, almost inconceivably, not notably, not noticeably, once in a blue moon, not at all, not likely, barely, no way, only.
lightly
easily, tenderly, peacefully, leniently, daintily, readily, indifferently, lightly, well, Ethereally, casually, heedlessly, agilely, flippantly, nimbly, thoughtlessly, frivolously, unsubstantially, carelessly, airily, freely, softly, thinly, sparingly, mildly, subtly, quietly, gingerly, moderately, breezily, tenuously, timidly, slightingly, delicately, smoothly.
quietly
under one's breath, weakly, murmuring, in silence, sotto voce, noiselessly, soundlessly, tacitly, inaudibly, in a low voice, in a whisper, in low tones, lowly.
senselessly
insensitively, senselessly, callously, unconsciously, aloofly, swooningly, unfeelingly, unperceptively, soporifically, stupidly, narcotically, dully, obliviously, insensibly, numbly.
softly
gently.
noun
feeble, ill-defined, fuzzy, blurred, imperceptible, subtle, faint, invisible, inconspicuous, indistinct.
fairly, pretty, slightly, somewhat, quite, partly, a bit, mildly, a little.
Examples of usage:
  1. Rollo laughed at this description of the probable result of his proposed attempt to write a letter; but he laughed rather faintly, for he well recollected how many times he had written letters in just such a way. – Rollo in Holland by Jacob Abbott
  2. Daphne Wing smiled faintly. – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  3. Lady Tatham smiled faintly, but did not reply. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  4. " But, Padre," Linares gathered up enough courage to ask faintly, " you don't think that she's in any danger of dying?" – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal
  5. Then he said faintly, I- I am not. – Sunny Slopes by Ethel Hueston
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