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Synonyms for frailty
ˈfreɪl ti, ˈfreɪ əl-frailty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. infirmity, frailty, debility, feebleness, frailness, valetudinarianismnoun

    the state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age)

    Synonyms:
    debility, infirmity, feebleness, valetudinarianism, vice, tenuity, frailness

  2. frailty, vicenoun

    moral weakness

    Synonyms:
    feebleness, infirmity, debility, valetudinarianism, frailness, vice

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. frailtyadjective

    Synonyms:
    weakness, feebleness, infirmity, frailness

  2. frailtyadjective

    Synonyms:
    fault, foible, defect, imperfection, failing, weak point, weak side, blind side

  3. frailtyadjective

    Synonyms:
    liability to err, proneness error, want of moral strength

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. frailtynoun

    Synonyms:
    fragility, frangibility, brittleness, imperfection, fault, defect

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  1. List of paraphrases for "frailty":

    fragility, weakness, fragile

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How to use frailty in a sentence?

  1. William Shakespeare:

    Frailty, thy name is woman

  2. Anuj Somany:

    It is a frailty of a person’s mind to find that an individual is different from an animal and so sheer stupidity to think that the people have brain that can understand better than animals.

  3. Oussama Wazni:

    Patients and their family members should have realistic expectations - especially in this group of patients that have frailty and dementia, we want to make sure the family members and the patient understand we only recommend a procedure when the benefit is more than the risk in all instances.

  4. Brooks Atkinson:

    The humorous man recognizes that absolute purity, absolute justice, absolute logic and perfection are beyond human achievement and that men have been able to live happily for thousands of years in a state of genial frailty.

  5. Daniel Stadler:

    It's hard to be 95 and not have some degree of frailty, it wasn't years between hospitalizations, but just months.

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