frailty

suomi-englanti sanakirja

frailty englannista suomeksi

  1. heikkous

  2. hauraus

  1. Substantiivi

  2. hauraus, heiveröisyys

frailty englanniksi

  1. The condition quality of being frail, physically, mentally, or morally; weakness of resolution; liability to be deceived.

  2. 1748. David Hume. ''Enquiries concerning the human understanding and concerning the principles of moral.'' London: Oxford University Press, 1973. § 36, n. 1.

  3. the limitations and restraints of civil government, and a legal constitution, may be defended, either from reason, which reflecting on the great frailty and corruption of human nature, teaches, that no man can safely be trusted with unlimited authority ;
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  5. (syn)

  6. A fault proceeding from weakness; foible; sin of infirmity.