Definition of 'frailty'
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And arguably done more to expose our intellectual frailty than almost anyone. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His critique of the mental frailty may be widely shared but letting the players know you think it is a monumental own goal. The Sun (2016)It was exactly these human frailties, as well as his disdain for the gym, which explained his huge popularity with the public. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The only topics were his technical frailties and weaknesses. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But their defensive frailties undid them again and they have now lost five of their last eight. The Sun (2014)We are also well aware of our human frailties. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The theory acknowledges human frailty and the fact that most of us relapse. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Any mental or physical frailty is liable to be exposed over such a long period. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It became one of my favourite books in terms of its kindness and understanding of human frailty. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Evidence of his physical frailty combined with a seemingly unstoppable output of writing worked powerfully on friends and the public alike. ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON (2005)Our frailties have been exposed again. The Sun (2013)But we have been playing pub teams and as soon as we play anyone good then our frailties will be exposed once again. The Sun (2015)There cannot be any doubt over the home nation's defensive frailties. The Sun (2014)A team conspicuous for mental strength have become a team conspicuous for mental frailty. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His set-piece frailty was exposed again. The Sun (2011)The frailty of US conditions was evident virtually across the board. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The other two injuries expose the frailty of Scotland's reliance on players based in other countries. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'frailty'
British English: frailty NOUN
weakness If you refer to the frailties or frailty of people, you are referring to their weaknesses.
...the frailties of human nature.
British English: frailty NOUN
illness Frailty is the condition of having poor health.
She died after a long period of increasing frailty.
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