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Meaning of “brittle” - Learner’s Dictionary

brittle

adjective     /ˈbrɪtl/
hard but easily broken: brittle bonesFragile and breakable
Translations of “brittle”
in Arabic هَشّ…
in Korean (딱딱하지만) 깨지기 쉬운…
in Malaysian rapuh…
in French cassant…
in Turkish kolay kırılır, gevrek…
in Italian fragile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 易碎的, 易碎的,脆的…
in Russian хрупкий…
in Polish kruchy…
in Vietnamese dễ vỡ…
in Spanish quebradizo…
in Portuguese quebradiço, frágil…
in Thai เปราะ…
in German spröde…
in Catalan fràgil, trencadís…
in Japanese (固いが)もろい, 壊れやすい…
in Indonesian rapuh…
in Chinese (Simplified) 易碎的, 易碎的,脆的…
(Definition of brittle from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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