See also: debil and dèbil

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Latin dēbilis.

AdjectiveEdit

débil (epicene, plural débiles)

  1. weak (lacking in force or ability)

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GalicianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēbilis.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

débil m or f (plural débiles)

  1. weak (lacking in force or ability)
    Antonym: forte

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin dēbilis.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: dé‧bil

AdjectiveEdit

débil m or f (plural débeis)

  1. debilitated; weak (lacking in force or ability)
    Synonym: fraco

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably borrowed from Latin dēbilis (lame). Compare endeble.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdebil/ [ˈd̪e.β̞il]
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  • Rhymes: -ebil
  • Syllabification: dé‧bil

AdjectiveEdit

débil (plural débiles)

  1. weak
    Synonyms: endeble, escuálido, flojo, frágil, lánguido, tenue
    Antonym: fuerte

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DescendantsEdit

  • Chavacano: debil

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