Usage examples for fragile

  1. This had been his mate, this fragile little thing lying there, her listless eyes not meeting his, her limp fingers not responding to any touch. – Secret Bread by F. Tennyson Jesse
  2. Delicate colours are the most suitable for delicate and fragile styles of beauty. – Routledge's Manual of Etiquette by George Routledge
  3. He looked, as he was, very young to be a Lieutenant- Colonel, and uncommonly fragile for a V. C. At any time he would look delicate, and he was the paler for the fact that at times he still suffered considerable pain from his wound. – The Loudwater Mystery by Edgar Jepson