Associations to the word «Faintly»

Wiktionary

FAINTLY, adverb. In a faint manner; very quietly or lightly.

Dictionary definition

FAINTLY, adverb. To a faint degree or weakly perceived; "between him and the dim light a form was outlined faintly"; "stars shining faintly through the overcast"; "could hear his distant shouts only faintly"; "the rumors weren't even faintly true".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley