Student Thesaurus

One entry found for flimsy.
Entry Word: flimsy
Function: adjective
Text: 1 being of a material lacking in sturdiness or substance <a flimsy scarf that was more for decoration than for warmth>
Synonyms filmy, gauzy, gossamer, gossamery, insubstantial, unsubstantial
Related Words dainty, delicate, fine; feeble, fragile, frail; sheer, transparent
Near Antonyms durable, lasting, tough; coarse, heavy, rough, rude
Antonyms sturdy, substantial
2 not likely to be true or to occur <"the dog ate my homework" is a pretty flimsy and tired excuse> -- see IMPROBABLE