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Meaning & Definition of Frail in English

English

Frail

/frel/

noun

1. The weight of a frail (basket) full of raisins or figs

  • Between 50 and 75 pounds
    synonym:
  • frail

2. A basket for holding dried fruit (especially raisins or figs)

    synonym:
  • frail

adjective

1. Physically weak

  • "An invalid's frail body"
    synonym:
  • frail

2. Wanting in moral strength, courage, or will

  • Having the attributes of man as opposed to e.g. divine beings
  • "I'm only a fallible human"
  • "Frail humanity"
    synonym:
  • fallible
  • ,
  • frail
  • ,
  • imperfect
  • ,
  • weak

3. Easily broken or damaged or destroyed

  • "A kite too delicate to fly safely"
  • "Fragile porcelain plates"
  • "Fragile old bones"
  • "A frail craft"
    synonym:
  • delicate
  • ,
  • fragile
  • ,
  • frail

Examples of using

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.