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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WEAK-KNEED

The sheep were to be washed and sheared, too, and the awkward, weak-kneed calves to be fed.

Mrs. Calvert's good nature was not the good nature of the faint-hearted or weak-kneed.

It was Drury Boldin, weak-kneed and putty-faced, who went hunting now.

Up until she'd slapped me, I'd been weak-kneed and dry-mouthed with what I had to do.

If he is weak-kneed in a crisis, his followers will be weak-kneed.

The weak-kneed wastrel, receiving to his astonishment a shilling, departed.

The weak-kneed wastrel let fall the box with a thud upon the floor.

One glance at her, and both Hurstwood and Drouet saw plainly that she also was weak-kneed.

Tom, you know how to brace a weak-kneed fellow up all right.

Strike for the enforcement of the weak-kneed mining law, and for a better one!

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.