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brittle

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  • adjfragile
  • adjtense
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Synonyms for brittle

adj fragile
  • breakable
  • crisp
  • frail
  • crumbling
  • crumbly
  • delicate
  • frangible
  • friable
  • inelastic
  • shatterable
  • shivery
  • vitreous
  • weak

Antonyms for brittle

  • unbreakable
  • durable
  • flexible
  • moveable
  • relaxed
  • resilient
  • supple
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to brittle

breakable

adjective. easily hurt or destroyed
  • brittle
  • crisp
  • crispy
  • crumbly
  • delicate
  • flimsy
  • fracturable
  • fragile
  • frail
  • frangible
  • friable
  • shatterable
  • shattery
  • splintery
  • vitreous
  • weak

frangible

adjective. fragile

stiff

adjective. hard, inflexible
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.