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ˈfreɪl ti, ˈfreɪ əl-frailty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. infirmity, frailty, debility, feebleness, frailness, valetudinarianismnoun

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

  2. frailty, vicenoun

    moral weakness

Wiktionary

  1. frailtynoun

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

  2. frailtynoun

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Frailtyadjective

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

  2. Frailtyadjective

    a fault proceeding from weakness; foible; sin of infirmity

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  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.

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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

Examples of frailty in a Sentence

  1. Janice Kiecolt-Glaser:

    Inflammation is more and more being seen as associated with a whole host of things you don’t want — cardiovascular disease, diabetes, arthritis, frailty, and functional decline.

  2. George Takei:

    You understood human triumph and frailty equally well, and that is no easy feat. There was no one else like you, and you shall be missed. Rest with the heavens now, we losing legends R.I.P #LarryKin.

  3. Daniel Stadler:

    It's hard to be 95 and not have some degree of frailty, it wasn't years between hospitalizations, but just months.

  4. Stacey Abrams:

    For me it was déjà vu. I am very aware of the frailty and the fallacy of the notion of acts of democracy in Georgia, we watched the secretary of state in 2018 set up a system of voter suppression and we watched the current secretary of state continue the same work. The reality is this was a mix of incompetence, malfeasance. It was a deliberate indifference to voters and it's a solvable problem.

  5. Oussama Wazni:

    Patients and their family members should have realistic expectations - especially in this group of patients that have frailty and dementia, we want to make sure the family members and the patient understand we only recommend a procedure when the benefit is more than the risk in all instances.

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