Fragility - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |frəˈdʒɪləti|  American pronunciation of the word fragility
Brit.  |frəˈdʒɪlɪti|  British pronunciation of the word fragility

noun

- quality of being easily damaged or destroyed (syn: breakability, frangibility, frangibleness)
- lack of physical strength (syn: delicacy)

Examples

refloating the sunken ship proved impracticable because of its fragility

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