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brittle


brittle

adjective

Definition of BRITTLE

1
having a texture that readily breaks into little pieces under pressure <a brittle cracker that turned into crumbs in my pocket>
Synonyms brickle [dialect], brittle, crispy, crumbly, embrittled, flaky (also flakey), friable, short

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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