Frail and Vigorous


Frail adjective - Lacking bodily strength.
Usage example: he was frail after a long battle with bronchitis

Vigorous is an antonym for frail in feeble topic.

Nearby Words: frailty, frailness


Vigorous adjective - Having active strength of body or mind.
Usage example: he remains healthy and vigorous despite being over 80 years old

Frail is an antonym for vigorous.

Nearby Words: vigor, vigour, vigorously
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Vigorous or Frail. 2016. Accessed May 28, 2023.
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