flimsiest flimsiest  /f ˈlɪm zi əst/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a thin strong lightweight translucent paper used especially for making carbon copies
  2. (adj) lacking solidity or strength
  3. (adj) not convincing
  4. (adj) lacking substance or significance

Usage(s):

  1. At first, and for three long years, that new policy was given the flimsiest of justifications: interdicting supplies to the Salvadoran guerrillas.
  2. Stories abound of nondescript locals getting picked up for the flimsiest reasons.
  3. Most of these rumors appear to be either myths or mistakes, with only the flimsiest of evidence behind them.

News

  • What the Stars Are Doing Today on Instagram & Twitter — June 18, 2013

    Ever wonder what the rich and famous do while you're stuck behind your desk at a day job? Well, look no further than their TwitPics and Instagrams. Here's the latest from the land of celebrity social media. Mariah Carey showed off her sexy bikini bod. (Can you believe she's 43?!) Either Beyonce 's really strong or this is the flimsiest excuse for a fence in the history of fences. David Beckham ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Zimbio

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