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anemic

uh nee mik

  • s  lacking vigor or energy
    an anemic attempt to hit the baseball
  • a  relating to anemia or suffering from anemia

  • Along the way, somebody decided my little car was anemic hey! I resent that! so MG offered an optional high-performance engine with dual overhead cams, thus the "twin cam.
  • Which only makes this special about a loser adopting an anemic Christmas tree, more, well, special.
  • It puts Lincoln's approval ratings at a hyper-anemic 36% approve, 44% disapprove.
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  • Ken Lewis in Forbes
    We certainly are not pleased with our performance,Chief Executive Ken Lewis said in a statement. "We are cautiously optimistic about 2008, though we believe economic growth will be anemic at best in the first half."
  • Chris Mason in ESPN
    Everything we did clicked. It was one of the best offensive games I've seen,Mason said. "Ottawa is traveling right now, and they looked maybe a little more anemic because our guys looked so good."
  • Isabel V Sawhill in Detroit Free Press
    The fear is if we just let the economy continue to be a big hole, that in itself will balloon the deficit, because revenues are just anemic right now,Sawhill said.

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