Such an argument might win votes from among the feeble-minded .
I scoff every time I hear this but out of deference to my feeble-minded readers who use this as an excuse I will not laugh.
After all, if you wander past many licensed premises in the early hours of the morning you are likely to hear subdued mutterings which the more feeble-minded are likely to interpret as ghosts.
They don't own any sign of scientific thinking and they just follow their feeble-minded instincts and make stupid decisions.
People who have a limited amount of money, yet squander it on unnecessary incidentals and leave themselves without the means to buy food and clothing, are not necessarily feeble-minded .
It was an easy way for society to lock up girls who were ‘frivolous, sinful and feeble-minded .’
In 1930s Nazi Germany about 350,000 people, categorized most commonly as feeble-minded , schizophrenic or epileptic, were sterilized.
The results will be slightly inferior to what the most feeble-minded member of each team would have produced.
After asking respondents their names, addresses, ages and occupations it asks them to list the state of their mental health reporting whether they are deaf and dumb, blind, lunatic, an imbecile or feeble-minded .
These notes, where not referential, would have lightened a text that is certainly not for the feeble-minded .