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frailness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of frailness

  1. 1 the quality or state of lacking physical strength or vigor his frailness prevented him from playing football Synonyms of frailness asthenia, debilitation, debility, delicacy, enervation, enfeeblement, faintness, feebleness, fragility, weakness, frailty, infirmity, languidness, languor, listlessness, lowness, wimpinessWords Related to frailness decay, decrepitude; breakdown, collapse, prostration; exhaustion, fatigue, lassitude, weariness; defenselessness, helplessness, impotence, impuissance, powerlessness; effeteness, softness, tenderness; disablement, incapacitation, invalidism; damage, harm, hurt, impairment, injuryNear Antonyms of frailness energy, vitality; brawniness, fitness, heftiness, huskiness, lustiness, muscularity, virility; hardness, ruggedness, stoutness, sturdiness, toughness; health, healthiness, soundness, wellnessAntonyms of frailness hardihood, hardiness, robustness, strength, vigor

  2. 2 the quality or state of lacking strength of will or character don't take advantage of your younger sister's frailness of character and get her to lie for you Synonyms of frailness weakness, frailty, softness, spinelessness, wimpiness, wimpishness, wishy-washinessWords Related to frailness collapse; failing, flaw, foible, peccadillo; evil, immorality, wickedness; corruption, corruptnessNear Antonyms of frailness discipline, self-discipline; goodness, integrity, morality, rectitude, righteousness, rightness, uprightness, virtuousnessAntonyms of frailness backbone, chutzpah (also chutzpa or hutzpah or hutzpa), firmness, fortitude, hardihood, mettle, moxie, nerve, resoluteness, strength, toughness


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