Weak

Weak is a generic adjective pertaining to a general state of feebleness, a lack of strength, durability, or vigor.

It may also refer to:

  • "Weak" (SWV song), a song by SWV
  • "Weak" (Skunk Anansie song), a song by Skunk Anansie
  • "Weak", a song by Westlife from Gravity
  • "Weak" (Melanie C song), a song by Melanie C
  • "Weak" (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit), an episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Famous quotes containing the word weak:

    For them it’s out-of-date and outmoded to perform miracles; teaching the people is too like hard work, interpreting the holy scriptures is for schoolmen and praying is a waste of time; to shed tears is weak and womanish, to be needy is degrading; to suffer defeat is a disgrace and hardly fitting for one who scarcely permits the greatest of kings to kiss the toes of his sacred feet; and finally, death is an unattractive prospect, and dying on a cross would be an ignominious end.
    Desiderius Erasmus (c. 1466–1536)

    Humanity from the first has had its vultures and sharks, and representatives of the fraternity who prey upon mankind may be expected no less in America than elsewhere. That this virulence breaks out most readily and commonly against colored persons in this country, is due of course to the fact that they are, generally speaking, weak and can be imposed upon with impunity. Bullies are always cowards at heart ...
    Anna Julia Cooper (1859–1964)

    In that open field
    If you do not come too close, if you do not come too close,
    On a summer midnight, you can hear the music
    Of the weak pipe and the little drum
    And see them dancing around the bonfire
    The association of man and woman
    In daunsinge, signifying matrimonie....
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)