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


Little Dorrit seemed the least, the quietest, and weakest of Heaven's creatures.

The weakest of creatures—my feelings are touched in a moment.'

The strength of a chain is precisely that of its weakest link.

Many of the noblest specimens of the human race have been among the weakest physically.

Of the two parties the Irish were the stoutest, and the weakest went to the wall.

The big brute's pride in his own brains and power was still his weakest point.

Of all the vengeances a man can wreak on another the weakest is to kill him.

This last was the most dangerous aspect of his power for us, and also his weakest point.

That was the weakest imitation of a sparrin' bout I ever stood up in.

It is not the weakest who succumb first to cold, as was strikingly proved in our experience.