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weak-kneed
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • He hurried forwards to help Aunt Petunia negotiate a weak-kneed Dudley over the threshold while avoiding stepping in the pool of sick.

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  • Who’s this weak-kneed coward you brought to my place, Brenda?"
    James Dashner  --  The Death Cure
  • In the corridor a few weak-kneed, pasty-faced students were making their way to and from the bathrooms, and a group of silent Helpers worked double-duty to keep the floors mopped.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society

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