frailty Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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frailtynoun

uk   /ˈfreɪl.ti/  us   /-t̬i/
[U] weakness and ​lack of ​health or ​strength: Though ​ill for most of her ​life, ​physical frailty never ​stopped her from ​working. [C or U] moralweakness: Most of the ​characters in the ​novelexhibit those ​common human frailties - ​ignorance and ​greed. Tolerant of human frailty in whatever ​form, she ​almost never ​judgedpeople.
(Definition of frailty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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frailtynoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈfreɪl·ti, ˈfreɪ·əl-/
physicalweakness; ​lack of ​health or ​strength: [U] Despite his frailty, he ​continued to ​travel. Frailty also ​meansmoralweakness: [C] human frailties such as selfishness and ​greed
(Definition of frailty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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