Part of speech:
Lacking physical or emotional strength; delicate:
Not elastic; inflexible, rigid, unyielding, unadaptable, etc.
That can be, or is liable to be, broken
Apt to crumble; easily crumbled
Arresting, pronounced, or ostentatious:
Firm but easily broken or crumbled; crisp.
The definition of feeble is someone who is weak or a half-hearted attempt or something that is faint or unconvincing.
Characterized by erratic changeableness or instability, especially with regard to affections or attachments; capricious.
Of or relating to the nerves or nervous system:
Precise or proper to the point of affectation; excessively decorous.
Brittle and inductile when cold (cold short) or hot (hot short)
Having little weight, strength, substance, or significance
The definition of tenuous is something long and thin, fine or flimsy.
Of a passing nature; not enduring or permanent; temporary, fleeting, or ephemeral; transient
Lacking persuasiveness; unconvincing:
A sensitive or, sometimes, finicky distaste for what is considered improper or offensive
Thinness; slenderness; fineness
Capable of being changed or adjusted to meet particular or varied needs:
Adaptable to changing circumstances:
Recovering strength, spirits, good humor, etc. quickly; buoyant
Persuasive, effective, and cogent:
The definition of ductile is easily stretched out without breaking.
having little elasticity; hence easily cracked or fractured or snapped
Not enduring; being in a state of constant consumption:
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