Tenuous Definition & Synonyms from 601 Words

Tenuous definition and synonyms from the book 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam with antonyms and illustrations for advanced learners of English. Practice reading and listening comprehension and enrich your vocabulary in real context. /ˈten.ju.əs/ (adj) Tenuous definition too delicate and therefore weak and fragile, fine, feeble, easily broken and damaged, … Read more

Gossamer – 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam

Definition of Gossamer from 601 Words You Need to know to Pass Your Exam in visual dictionary and thesaurus and with synonyms and antonyms used in authentic examples and context for GRE candidates /ˈgɒs.ə.məʳ/ (adj & noun) Definition Noun: delicate and thin cobwebs produced by spiders – delicate and thin fabric Adjective: extremely delicate and … Read more

Definition of Elfin with Synonyms & Images in Real Context

Definition of Elfin as an English vocabulary on people’s appearance from the book: 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam with images and in real context for GRE candidates /ˈel.fɪn/ (adj) Definition (of people’s appearance) small and delicate, resembling an elf, elfish, petite, diminutive, elflike, elvish, puckish, dainty, mischievous, tiny, puny, fragile, … Read more

Diaphanous GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Diaphanous GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /daɪˈæf.ən.əs/ (adj) (of a substance esp cloth) so thin and delicate and easily seen through, transparent, translucent, allowing light to show through, fine, tenuous, flimsy, sheer, silken, gauzy, see-through Diaphanous white sheer curtain 3 sizes available Dress up your windows with this fine sheer and diaphanous curtain that lets soft light … Read more

Sensitive 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 34

Sensitive 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 34 /ˈsent.sɪ.tɪv/ (adj) easily influenced, hurt, upset or changed, squeamish, hypersensitive, thin-skinned, vulnerable, delicate, fragile, precise – caring about other people and their needs, responsive, receptive, thoughtful, sympathetic – reacting to slight changes, susceptible, perceptive, impressionable A highly sensitive person (HSP) is a term for those who are thought … Read more

Feeble 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 27

Feeble 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 27 /ˈfiː.bļ/ (adj) frail, decrepit, unsteady, wobbly, doddering, enervated, debilitated, incapacitated, shaky, delicate – unconvincing, ineffective, pathetic, ineffectual Will you love me when I’m old and feeble? Will you love me when I’m old and gray? When this heart of mine grows tired and weary, Will you love me … Read more

Vulnerable 1100 Words You Need Week 24 Day 4

Vulnerable 1100 Words You Need Vulnerable 1100 Words You Need /ˈvʌl.nər.ə.bļ/ (adj) easily influenced or hurt, fragile, delicate, susceptible, weak, defenseless, helpless, exposed, in danger, at risk, endangered A vulnerable species is a species which has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature as likely to become endangered unless the circumstances that … Read more

Fragile – English Flashcard for Fragile for IELTS

Fragile Fragile (adj) /ˈfrædʒ.aɪl/ US /ˈfrædʒ.əl/ easily broken or damaged, delicate, unstable, brittle, breakable, tenuous, frail, flimsy On the TV box, I saw the label that read, “Fragile! Handle with Care”. Antonyms: strong, sturdy, stable, robust Noun: fragility Adverb: fragilely