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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 frag·ile /ˈfræʤəl, ˌʤaɪl/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 frag·ile /ˈfræʤəl, ˌaɪl/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Frag·ile a.  Easily broken; brittle; frail; delicate; easily destroyed.
    The state of ivy is tough, and not fragile.   --Bacon.
 Syn: -- Brittle; infirm; weak; frail; frangible; slight.
 -- Frag*ile*ly, adv.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: easily broken or damaged or destroyed; "a kite too delicate
             to fly safely"; "fragile porcelain plates"; "fragile
             old bones"; "a frail craft" [syn: delicate, frail]
      2: vulnerably delicate; "she has the fragile beauty of youth"
      3: lacking solidity or strength; "a flimsy table"; "flimsy
         construction"; "a fragile link with the past" [syn: flimsy]