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Adjective
Made of very light or thin material
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“Men wearing short-sleeved shirts and girls in flimsy dresses and bare legs happily parade about in practically sub-zero temperatures.”
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Rickety in structure and easily damaged
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“The majority are trying to reach the Canary Islands in flimsy boats.”
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Not very convincing
“Once again, the exegetical basis is too flimsy to support the revisionist view.”
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Not likely to be true or accurate
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“Her flimsy explanation for the deadly varmints' presence had assuaged all my curiosity yesterday, but now I had a dozen follow-up questions.”
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(of an argument or statement) Not seeming reasonable or probable
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(of a material or fabric) Having a smooth texture that is gentle to the sense of touch
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Significantly below an amount or level that is adequate
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Lacking intellectual depth or substance
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Cheap, badly made, or of low quality
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Not fixed in place tightly or firmly
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Insincere or devoid of validity
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Not careful or thorough
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Lacking in style or good taste
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Rare in nature
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Unsuitable for a particular purpose
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Noun
An exact copy or model of something, especially one on a smaller scale
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Noun
A banknote
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