Antonyms

1. flimsy

adjective. ['ˈflɪmzi'] lacking solidity or strength.

Antonyms

  • unbreakable

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Words that Rhyme with Flimsy

  • kimzey
  • kimsey

Example sentences of the word flimsy


1. Adjective
Purchase a bookcase that comes with a flimsy cardboard backing that you can leave off when you assemble it.

2. Verb, 3rd person singular present
* Somewhat flimsy, allowing drawers to move from side to side.

Quotes containing the word flimsy


1. You can't build anything with a flimsy foundation. Friendship is the foundation.
- Hill Harper

2. How could I remain unyielding? His words penetrated the flimsy barriers I’d set up around my heart. I’d meant to set up a barbed wire fence, but the barbs ended up being covered with marshmallows. He slipped through my defenses easily. He touched his forehead to my hand, and my marshmallow heart melted.
- Colleen Houck

3. Every time I go to sleep, I know I may never wake up. How could anyone expect to? You drop your tiny, helpless mind into a bottomless well, crossing your fingers and hoping when you pull it out on its flimsy fishing wire it hasn't been gnawed to bones by nameless beasts below.
- Isaac Marion, Warm Bodies

2. flimsy

noun. ['ˈflɪmzi'] a thin strong lightweight translucent paper used especially for making carbon copies.

Synonyms

  • typing paper
  • onionskin

Antonyms

  • endomorphic
  • fat
  • mesomorphic

3. flimsy

adjective. ['ˈflɪmzi'] not convincing.

Synonyms

  • unconvincing
  • unpersuasive
  • unbelievable

Antonyms

  • credible
  • meaningful
  • insignificance
  • noticeable

4. flimsy

adjective. ['ˈflɪmzi'] lacking substance or significance; a fragile claim to fame".

Synonyms

  • unimportant
  • fragile
  • thin
  • slight
  • tenuous

Antonyms

  • major
  • essential
  • important
  • unimportance
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