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(形容词) 
Definition
not strong or substantial
a flimsy wooden door
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fragile
Coffee was served to them in cups of fragile china.
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weak
I was too weak to move my arms and legs.
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slight
a man of slight build
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delicate
Although the material looks tough, it is very delicate.
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shallow
I think he is shallow, vain and untrustworthy.
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shaky
Our house will remain on shaky foundations unless the architect sorts out the basement.
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frail
She lay in bed looking particularly frail.
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rickety
She climbed the rickety wooden stairway.
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insubstantial
Her limbs were insubstantial, almost transparent.
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反义词
(形容词) 
Definition
light and thin
a flimsy pink chiffon nightgown
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thin
Her gown was thin and she shivered from the cold.
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light
Try to wear light, loose clothes.
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sheer
sheer black tights
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transparent
a sheet of transparent coloured plastic
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chiffon
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gossamer
daring gossamer dresses of sheer black lace
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gauzy
thin, gauzy curtains, stirred by the breeze
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Definition
not very convincing
The charges were based on flimsy evidence.
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unconvincing
He was given the usual unconvincing excuses.
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poor
The meal was very poor.
He was a poor actor.
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thin
The evidence is thin, and to some extent, ambiguous.
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weak
The evidence against him was too weak to hold up in court.
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inadequate
She felt quite painfully inadequate in the crisis.
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pathetic
That's the most pathetic excuse I've ever heard.
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feeble
This is a feeble argument.
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unsatisfactory
The inspectors said a third of lessons were unsatisfactory.
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tenuous
Links between the provinces were seen to be tenuous.
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implausible
It sounded like a convenient and implausible excuse.

其他同义词

in the sense of delicate
Definition
easily damaged
Although the material looks tough, it is very delicate.
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in the sense of feeble
Definition
not effective or convincing
This is a feeble argument.
in the sense of frail
Definition
physically weak and delicate
She lay in bed looking particularly frail.

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