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Overview of noun frail

The noun frail has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. frail

(the weight of a frail (basket) full of raisins or figs; between 50 and 75 pounds)

2. frail

(a basket for holding dried fruit (especially raisins or figs))


Overview of adj frail

The adj frail has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) frail

(physically weak; "an invalid's frail body")

2. fallible, frail, imperfect, weak

(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")

3. delicate, fragile, frail

(easily broken or damaged or destroyed; "a kite too delicate to fly safely"; "fragile porcelain plates"; "fragile old bones"; "a frail craft")

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