Part of speech:
Containing a large amount of shortening; flaky:
Physically weak; frail; delicate
Having a tendency to break when subject to high stress. Brittle materials have undergone very little strain when they reach their elastic limit, and tend to break at that limit.
Firm but easily broken or crumbled; brittle:
Not harsh or offensive to the sight; not glaring or jagged; pleasing to the eye.
(Newfoundland) Pissed off, deeply annoyed.
Causing shivers; chilling.
Easily made into powder; friable.
Marked by or indicating the tone and resiliency of healthy tissue:
Not hollowed out:
(Of a line) Dashed, made up of short lines with small gaps between each one and the next.
Showing resolution and fortitude; plucky:
That can be pulverized
Showing the effects of worry or anxiety
To fall into small fragments or pieces; disintegrate:
To rot or decompose
To cause to crumble.
The definition of pliable is a person or thing that bends or is easily influenced.
Capable of being changed or adjusted to meet particular or varied needs:
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