Characterized by or related to debility weak devastating
- lacking power or vitality
- having a slender physique
- described as, or pertaining to, debility; poor; devastating.
1. Weak. With a lack of energy. 2. Having a slender light human body. Ectomorphic. See also: Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome .
1789, from contemporary Latin, from Greek asthenikos, from asthenes "weak, without strength, feeble" (see asthenia).
(a.) Characterized by, or with respect to, debility; weak; debilitating.