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"Both have their own strengths and weaknesses," Harding wrote.

They say your strengths can become your weaknesses, but in my case, perhaps my weaknesses have become my strengths.

What were his weaknesses as a military commander: was it hubris?

The Westerosi political set takes advantage of human weaknesses and failings, hopes and dreams.

“All TV and film adaptations have their strengths and weaknesses,” Waters says.

In Peter's character we have a remarkable combination of great natural talents and virtues, with peculiar weaknesses.

But it soon appeared that many who could not help smiling at Burnet's weaknesses did justice to his abilities and virtues.

Our deficiencies, our weaknesses (the sense of them), make us use such care and exertions as to prove advantages to us.

But on the other hand she had few attractive feminine qualities, and no amiable weaknesses.

A good God would not punish weaknesses which He knows to be inherent in human nature.


On this page you'll find 64 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to weaknesses, such as: flaw, vulnerability, lapse, lack, fragility, and gap.

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