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English definition of “fragile”


adjective     /ˈfrædʒaɪl/ US  /ˈfrædʒəl/
BREAK easily broken, damaged, or destroyed: a fragile china cup a fragile economyFragile and breakable
PERSON physically or emotionally weak: a fragile little girlFragile and breakableWeakness and vulnerability
fragility     /frəˈdʒɪləti/ noun [U]
(Definition of fragile adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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