frangibleness


frangibleness
fran·gi·ble·ness

English syllables. 2014.

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  • frangibleness — See frangibility. * * * …   Universalium

  • frangibleness — noun quality of being easily damaged or destroyed • Syn: ↑fragility, ↑breakability, ↑frangibility • Derivationally related forms: ↑frangible (for: ↑frangibility), ↑frangible, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • breakability — noun quality of being easily damaged or destroyed • Syn: ↑fragility, ↑frangibleness, ↑frangibility • Derivationally related forms: ↑frangible (for: ↑frangibility), ↑frangible …   Useful english dictionary

  • fragility — noun 1. quality of being easily damaged or destroyed • Syn: ↑breakability, ↑frangibleness, ↑frangibility • Derivationally related forms: ↑frangible (for: ↑frangibility), ↑frangible …   Useful english dictionary

  • frangibility — noun quality of being easily damaged or destroyed • Syn: ↑fragility, ↑breakability, ↑frangibleness • Derivationally related forms: ↑frangible, ↑frangible (for: ↑frangibleness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • frangible — frangibility, frangibleness, n. /fran jeuh beuhl/, adj. easily broken; breakable: Most frangible toys are not suitable for young children. [1375 1425; late ME < OF, deriv. of L frangere to BREAK; see IBLE] Syn. fragile, frail. * * * …   Universalium

  • fragility — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. frangibleness, frailty, brittleness; see delicacy 1 , frailty 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The condition of being infirm or physically weak: debility, decrepitude, delicacy, delicateness, feebleness, flimsiness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • fragility — n. 1. Brittleness, frangibleness. 2. Frailty, weakness, feebleness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • vulnerability — noun 1. the state of being vulnerable or exposed (Freq. 3) his vulnerability to litigation his exposure to ridicule • Syn: ↑exposure • Derivationally related forms: ↑expose (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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