Definitions for frailtyˈfreɪl ti, ˈfreɪ əl-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. infirmity, frailty, debility, feebleness, frailness, valetudinarianism(noun)

    the state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age)

  2. frailty, vice(noun)

    moral weakness

Wiktionary

  1. frailty(Noun)

    The condition quality of being frail, physically, mentally, or morally; frailness; infirmity; weakness of resolution; liability to be deceived or seduced.

  2. frailty(Noun)

    A fault proceeding from weakness; foible; sin of infirmity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Frailty(adj)

    the condition quality of being frail, physically, mentally, or morally, frailness; infirmity; weakness of resolution; liableness to be deceived or seduced

  2. Frailty(adj)

    a fault proceeding from weakness; foible; sin of infirmity

Freebase

  1. Frailty

    Frailty is a 2001 American-German-Italian psychological horror film, directed by and starring Bill Paxton, and co-starring Matthew McConaughey. This film is the directorial debut for Paxton. The plot focuses on the strange relationship between two young boys and their fanatically religious father, who believes that he has been commanded by God to kill demons.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of frailty in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of frailty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Shakespeare:

    Frailty, thy name is woman

  2. William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 1 scene 2:

    Frailty, thy name is woman!

  3. Seneca:

    It is true greatness to have in one the frailty of a man and the security of a god.

  4. Brooks Atkinson:

    The humorous man recognizes that absolute purity, absolute justice, absolute logic and perfection are beyond human achievement and that men have been able to live happily for thousands of years in a state of genial frailty.

  5. Nawab Qizilbash:

    If increased weight in mid-life is protective against dementia, the reasons for this inverse association are unclear at present, many different issues related to diet, exercise, frailty, genetic factors and weight change could play a part.

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