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  • n. The condition or quality of being fragile; brittleness; frangibility.
  • n. Weakness; feebleness.
  • n. Liability to error and sin; frailty.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The condition or quality of being fragile; brittleness; frangibility.
  • n. Weakness; feebleness.
  • n. Liability to error and sin; frailty.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The condition or quality of being fragile or easily broken; hence, weakness in general; liability to be destroyed or to fail; frailness.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. lack of physical strength
  • n. quality of being easily damaged or destroyed

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