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flimsy

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  • adjnot strong; light, thin
  • adjunconvincing, implausible
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Synonyms for flimsy

adj not strong; light, thin
  • chiffon
  • decrepit
  • feeble
  • insubstantial
  • rickety
  • shaky
  • tacky
  • frail
  • gossamer
  • shallow
  • slight
  • wobbly
  • cut-rate
  • defective
  • delicate
  • diaphanous
  • fragile
  • gauzy
  • house of cards
  • inadequate
  • infirm
  • meager
  • papery
  • rinkydink
  • sheer
  • slapdash
  • sleazy
  • superficial
  • transparent
  • unsound
  • unsubstantial
  • weak

Antonyms for flimsy

  • healthy
  • sound
  • strong
  • thick
  • convincing
  • firm
  • heavy
  • plausible
  • reasonable
  • serious
  • solid
  • sturdy
  • substantial
  • tough
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to flimsy

airy

adjective. delicate or ethereal

baseless

adjective. without substantiation

breakable

adjective. easily hurt or destroyed

decrepit

adjective. deteriorated, debilitated, especially as a result of age

delicate

adjective. sickly

diaphanous

adjective. fine, see-through
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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