Infirm and Robust


Infirm adjective - Lacking bodily strength.
Usage example: the elderly and infirm have to be especially careful during the winter months

Robust is an antonym for infirm in topics: frail, sick.

Nearby Word: infirmity


Robust adjective - Enjoying health and vigor.
Usage example: a robust and sturdy toddler

Infirm is an antonym for robust in topics: strong, healthy.

Nearby Words: robustness, robustly
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Robust or Infirm. 2016. Accessed May 29, 2023.
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