weak-kneed - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "weak-kneed" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

weak-kneed / малодушный, слабовольный
[ˌwiːkˈniːd]
[ˌwiːkˈniːd]
Перевод
имя прилагательное
малодушный
cowardly, craven, faint-hearted, pusillanimous, coward, weak-kneed
слабовольный
weak, infirm, flabby, wanting in purpose, weak-minded, weak-kneed
Определения
имя прилагательное
weak and shaky as a result of fear or excitement.
His eyes met mine and I felt curiously light-headed and weak-kneed . I tore my eyes away with an effort, trying not to think about him.
Примеры
The target audience will instead be those red-blooded men who go weak-kneed when they see a sweaty woman astride a horse, dressed in leather and wielding a battle axe.
Women went weak-kneed at the sight of him; soon after the film opened, he received 3,000 proposals of marriage in a week.
Exercise seemed to help the nausea, although I was weak-kneed with hunger, cold, and probably fear.
In the words of the newspapers, he ‘got away with it’, largely thanks to the pathetic weak-kneed state of the opposition within and without the Labour Party.
They do want to destroy each other, but they share the higher priority of defeating the weak-kneed people on either side who would sell out their grand ambitions for total victory.
Drastic cuts call for drastic counter-measures, not weak-kneed objections and compromises.
So prevalent are the warbloggers that they now have awards, just like the weak-kneed Hollywood liberals most of them despise.
It wasn't exertion that left him weak-kneed and trembling, but rather the gut-wrenching horror of Joe's scream and his pleas for mercy.
He wants to be just anti-war enough to appeal to anti-war Democrats but just pro-war enough that he doesn't come across as weak-kneed .
It's more important to keep law and order in this society than to be worried about weak-kneed people who don't like the look of helmets.