Word:

frail

Pronunciation: frāl´ẽr
n.1.A basket made of rushes, used chiefly for containing figs and raisins.
2.The quantity of raisins - about thirty-two, fifty-six, or seventy-five pounds, - contained in a frail.
3.A rush for weaving baskets.
a.1.Easily broken; fragile; not firm or durable; liable to fail and perish; easily destroyed; not tenacious of life; weak; infirm.
That I may know how frail I am.
- Ps. xxxix. 4.
An old bent man, worn and frail.
- Lowell.
2.Tender.
Deep indignation and compassion frail.
- Spenser.
3.Liable to fall from virtue or be led into sin; not strong against temptation; weak in resolution; also, unchaste; - often applied to fallen women.
Man is frail, and prone to evil.
- Jer. Taylor.
Noun1.frail - the weight of a frail (basket) full of raisins or figs; between 50 and 75 pounds
2.frail - a basket for holding dried fruit (especially raisins or figs)
Adj.1.frail - physically weak; "an invalid's frail body"
Antonyms:
robust - physically strong
2.frail - having the attributes of man as opposed to e.g. divine beings; "I'm only human"; "frail humanity"
Synonyms: fallible, imperfect, weak
3.frail - easily broken or damaged or destroyed; "a kite too delicate to fly safely"; "fragile porcelain plates"; "fragile old bones"; "a frail craft"
Synonyms: fragile, delicate
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