Definition of 'weakly'
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She smiled weakly and brushed a strand of hair from her face. The Sun (2014)Lily smiles weakly and says we should give it a try. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Her drawn face turned to mine and she smiled weakly. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He looks us up and down and smiles weakly. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It weakly raises its head despite having its skin and fur sliced off. The Sun (2011)But there is something unsettling about watching grown men smile weakly as their mental and physical abilities are questioned. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It was only a bronze head, weakly displayed in a pitiful museum. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I smile weakly and swallow the lump in my throat. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I smile weakly and am forced to stand as the boat heads back home. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I smiled weakly, which is as bad as looking a bit concerned. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She smiles weakly, which I did expect. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I smiled weakly and, at a loss, went in to the adjoining office. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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