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flimsy

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of flimsy

  1. 1 being of a material lacking in sturdiness or substance a flimsy scarf that was more for decoration than for warmth Synonyms of flimsy cobwebby, filmy, frothy, gauzy, gossamer, gossamery, insubstantial, sleazy, unsubstantial Words Related to flimsy dainty, delicate, fine; feeble, fragile, frail; diaphanous, sheer, transparent Near Antonyms of flimsy durable, knockabout, lasting, tough; coarse, heavy, rough, rude Antonyms of flimsy sturdy, substantial

  2. 2 not likely to be true or to occur “The check is in the mail” is a pretty flimsy and tired excuse Synonyms of flimsy doubtful, dubious, far-fetched, improbable, questionable, unapt, unlikelyWords Related to flimsy implausible, impossible, inconceivable, incredible, unbelievable, unimaginable, unthinkable; absurd, bizarre, crazy, fantastic (also fantastical), foolish, insane, nonsensical, odd, outlandish, preposterous, ridiculous, unreal, wild; outside, remote, slightNear Antonyms of flimsy believable, conceivable, credible, earthly, imaginable, plausible; possible, potential; liableAntonyms of flimsy likely, probable



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