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A subtle current of desire passed through her body, weakening her hold upon the brushes and making her eyes burn.
If any weakening of resolve were in himself, it disappeared long before Tony's arrival on the scene.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
A subsequent mental weakening would be no ground for annulling a marriage.
The mat shop is beginning to affect my health: the dust has inflamed my throat, and my eyesight is weakening in the constant dusk.
Now this was lucky, because I was weakening; I was getting afraid I had come; people might know my voice and find me out.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
Chief glad to hear enemy opposition weakening and knows you will take advantage of this to push on rapidly.
"—down to the lower levels—" the thought came slowly, forced out by a weakening will.
STAR BORNANDRE NORTON
Thus, instead of weakening our friendship, my choice was the beginning of a closer and warmer relation than ever.
At the same time you are weakening your brain power and your force of character.
But the steady weakening of their nuclear batteries was another matter.
THE PLANET STRAPPERSRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN

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