weak point

This page is about the collocation weak point

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

part of something that's easy to attack or criticize

For example

  • Our coach says the other team's weak point is their defence.

  • The opposition's highlighting some of the government's weak points in the debate.

Note:
Similar collocations include "weak spot" and "weak link"

Quick Quiz

If you know what your weak points are, you can

a. defeat yourself

b. defend yourself

c. weaken yourself

Contributor: Matt Errey