has a variety of applications to a range of real-life situations, for example faintness can denote a suddent sensation of dizziness and weakness or even the absence of loud noise.

FAINTNESS: "With respect to medical conditions, faintness implies a state or period of light headedness and dizziness where individual's may feel unusually weak."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FAINTNESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/faintness/ (accessed April 20, 2021).