anaemic anaemic

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) relating to anemia or suffering from anemia
  2. (adj) lacking vigor or energy

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Usage(s):

  • This constitutes either falsehood or an anaemic revival of his 1925 alibi, when he was in a similar difficulty for a similar offense.

News

  • Egypt investment minister aims for 7 pct growth in two years

    By Patrick Werr CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian Investment Minister Yehya Hamed said on Monday he aimed to boost Egypt's anaemic economic growth to as high as 7 percent in two years by improving the environment for private investors. He said he would work out reconciliation agreements with business people who had fled abroad or were suffering legal problems since the 2011 uprising that ousted Hosni ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Unfortunately there is not much time for work," Ramos said. "It's not easy but if we make anaemic improvements to the team, we will already be much more ahead."
    on Dec 9, 2008 By: Juande Ramos Source: Fox Sports

  2. "We have to face up to the fact that the recovery, when it comes, later this year or early next year, is going to be anaemic," said Stephen Roach, Morgan Stanley's Asia chairman.
    on Jan 28, 2009 By: Stephen Roach Source: B92

  3. Mr Lambert, who had previously been relatively optimistic about the British economy, warned that growth prospects through 2009 and into 2010 look "no better than anaemic".
    on Aug 10, 2008 By: Richard Lambert Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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