weak-willed

weak-willed
UK [ˌwiːk ˈwɪld] / US [ˌwɪk ˈwɪld] adjective
a weak-willed person is easily influenced to change their decisions, opinions, or plans

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  • weak-willed — adj someone who is weak willed does not do something difficult that they had intended to do …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • weak-willed — [ ,wik wıld ] adjective a weak willed person is easily influenced to change their decisions, opinions, or plans …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • weak-willed — ▶ adjective SPINELESS, weak, irresolute, indecisive; impressionable, persuadable, persuasible, submissive, unassertive, compliant, pusillanimous; informal wimpish, chicken. * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • weak-willed — adjective someone who is weak willed cannot make decisions easily …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • weak-willed — /ˈwik wɪld/ (say week wild) adjective 1. lacking strength of will; easily swayed, persuaded, etc. (opposed to strong willed). 2. vacillating …  

  • weak-willed — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. soft, shy, backward; see timid 1 , 2 , weak 3 …   English dictionary for students

  • weak-willed — /week wild /, adj. having or showing a want of firmness of will; easily swayed. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • weak-willed — adjective easily swayed …   Wiktionary

  • willed — /wild/, adj. having a will (usually used in combination): strong willed; weak willed. [1350 1400; ME; see WILL2, ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • weak — Synonyms and related words: Adamic, Adamite, Adamitic, abulic, accented, accessible, achromatic, achromic, afraid, airy, alveolar, amenable, anemic, anile, anthropocentric, anthropological, apical, apico alveolar, apico dental, articulated, ashen …   Moby Thesaurus

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