Frail - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a basket for holding dried fruit (especially raisins or figs)
- easily broken or damaged or destroyed (syn: delicate, fragile)
In his old age his health became increasingly frail.
The charms are frail.
It seemed impossible that these frail boats could survive in such a storm.
...because of his frail constitution, he's liable to diseases...
He's just too frail
...with a tottery gait the frail, elderly woman slowly climbed the steps of the church...
It was sad to see the once-great man looking so frail.
...the long illness left him frail and underweight...
his mother was doddering and frail