Example sentences for: infirm

How can you use “infirm” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The WSJ reports that concerns about Indonesia's President Suharto's ability to turn things around--because he's infirm and because he has too many family members with fortunes to protect--have gotten so bad that on Thursday, supermarkets were jammed by those trying to stock up on essential goods.

  • China has nothing to offer in the way of partnership with America, as its economy is fragile and its leadership infirm.

  • "Meals on Wheels now delivering not just to the elderly and infirm but also to the merely indolent."

  • Yates refused to step aside when he became obviously physically infirm.

  • The hillside gardens and lake at Narmada, 10 km (6 miles) east of Cakranegara, were laid out for a 19th-century raja to remind him of Gunung Rinjani and its crater lake when he became too infirm to make the journey to the real mountain.

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