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weak

1. lacking in political or strategic strength
2. (of a syllable) not accented or stressed
3. (of a fuel-air mixture) containing a relatively low proportion of fuel
4. Photog having low density or contrast; thin
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He wrote, 'Chivalry is done not because women are a weaker sex, but because some of us want to be gentlemanly and romantic.
One of the messages from this meeting was also that the fight for gender equality in BiH but also in the world is a burning problem that women face in all segments of society, and when it comes to journalism, they are marginalized due to their appearance and prejudices about "weaker sex".
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But they still only have to play three sets against five for the men, ostensibly on the grounds that they're the weaker sex.
In truth, men ruled, thus the reason for the expression, 'Women are the weaker sex.'
Male is stronger and female weaker sex. Man is not dependent upon woman for his protection.
The Herald lauded her victory for the so-called "weaker sex." She beat her opponent 1,558 to 1,090 to became the first woman to hold elective office in Sarasota County.
Change in social behavior cannot happen overnight, especially not in a society that puts women in secondary societal and economic positions and portrays them as the weaker sex. Equality is at the heart of national progression, and as long as we are dealing with prejudice, women will not find their deserved place in society.