That would surely weaken resolve and put fear into even the stoutest hearts.
It did not weaken his resolve, although there are times when bitterness wells to the surface.
Too big a cut, they warn, could panic the markets and weaken confidence, not strengthen it.
As you might expect, increasing the number of interior walls in the signal's line of sight, ie fixed signal weakeners , made interference more likely, though again, a decent picture was usually possible, sometimes by making minor adjustments to the precise location of the receiver.
While the position of the crown had weakened , the power of the state had grown.
Reduced diet meant starvation and weakened resistance to illness and disease.
When de Gaulle returned to power in 1958, the western alliance was weakening .
Marriage has also been weakened by the ease with which you can now obtain a divorce.
Their powers had been weakened and there was not a great deal they could have done about it.
His squad may be physically weakened , but he believes their resolve remains strong.