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(adj.sat, adj.)


There are 5 meanings of the word Fragile.

How to pronounce fragile:


Fragile - as an adjective satellite

Easily broken or damaged or destroyed

Example: "A kite too delicate to fly safely"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Vulnerably delicate

Example: "She has the fragile beauty of youth"

Lacking substance or significance

Example: "Slight evidence"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Fragile - as an adjective

Easily broken or destroyed, and thus often of subtle or intricate structure.

Example: "He is a very fragile person and gets easily depressed."

Feeling weak or easily disturbed as a result of illness.

Example Sentences

"The antique vase is very fragile and should be handled with extreme care."
"The delicate glass ornaments are quite fragile and must be packed carefully."
"The fragile ecosystems of coral reefs can easily be damaged by human activities."
"The fragile butterfly's wings are easily damaged if handled roughly."
"The fragile piece of artwork required a specialized transportation crate for safe delivery."
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Word Game Points

Is FRAGILE a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, fragile is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

FRAGILE has a SCRABBLE points total of 11.

Is FRAGILE a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, fragile is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
FRAGILE has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 13.

Is FRAGILE a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, fragile is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
FRAGILE has a WORDFEUD points total of 12.

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