lacking weight or firmness
a flimsy wooden door
Try to wear light, loose clothes.
The evidence is thin, and to some extent, ambiguous.
a man of slight build
Coffee was served to them in cups of fragile china.
The frail craft rocked as he clambered in.
`launch aid', an airy euphemism for more state handouts
having no material existence
The thinking is muddled and fundamentally unsound.
The animals escaped through a weak spot in the fence.
Links between the provinces were seen to be tenuous.
The conclusions they have come to are completely erroneous.
full of holes,
Suspicion, however ill-founded, can poison a marriage.
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in the sense of airy
having little basis in reality`launch aid', an airy euphemism for more state handouts
in the sense of dreamlike
Her paintings have a dreamlike quality.
unsubstantial 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
Life on the edge