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Weak or lacking strength or vitality
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“You know better than anyone that such obituaries issue from effete societies.”
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Showing or displaying weakness of character or will
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“Our culture appears to have grown rather effete and prefers to avoid ideological confrontation.”
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Exhibiting behavior or mannerisms considered unmasculine
“When Clayton is first introduced he is a slightly creepy, effete cowboy with a pronounced Irish accent.”
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No longer capable, effective or needed
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Unsuitable for, or inconducive to, growing crops or vegetation
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Affected, over-refined, and ineffectual
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Feeling tired, fatigued or weary
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Lacking care or enthusiasm
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Devoted to pleasure
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No longer new and interesting or exciting
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Worn out or ruined because of age or neglect
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Finished or having been brought to an end
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