What is the opposite of sturdy?

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Adjective
Opposite of able to withstand strain or hardship
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Opposite of strong enough to withstand rough work or treatment
Adjective
Opposite of consisting of matter all through
“Most of these applications use nitrogen in liquid form as a refrigerant.”
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Opposite of solidly in place and stable
“He explains that because of the unstable ground on the river flats, holes dug for the foundations kept caving in.”
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Opposite of able to withstand strain or hardship
“His nervousness was apparent when he spoke with a shaky voice.”
Adjective
(of a person, animal or material) Opposite of able to withstand physical hardship, strain, or exposure
“Elijah Price's bones are so fragile, that they will break if he so much as falls innocuously.”
Adjective
Opposite of able to be depended or relied on
“Peter is an unreliable worker, and cannot be depended on to work autonomously from the team.”
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Opposite of in an undamaged state
“The vase shattered on the ground, and all that was left was a pile of broken glass.”
Adjective
Opposite of short and thickset in stature or build
Adjective
Opposite of of great size
“He carried his coins in a small leather pouch in his pocket.”
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Opposite of firmly fixed to a surface so as to be immobilized
“I check that all is secure and stow away anything still movable in the garden.”
Adjective
(of a man) Opposite of having strength, energy, and a strong sex drive
Adjective
Opposite of loyal, reliable, and hard-working
Adjective
Opposite of of considerable importance or worth
“The reason I did not publish such stuff is that it was inconsequential claptrap.”
Adjective
Opposite of full of energy and life
“The first half was a rather dull affair lit up with three goals but with little else to recommend it.”
Adjective
Opposite of solid and resistant to pressure
“The glass would fall, but not shatter, on the soft carpeted floor.”
Noun
Opposite of a sensation of whirling and a tendency to fall or stagger
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