Synonyms of tenuous in English:



  • 1 a tenuous connection
    slight, insubstantial, meager, flimsy, weak, doubtful, dubious, questionable, suspect;
    vague, nebulous, hazy
    [Antonyms] convincing, strong
  • 2 a tenuous thread
    fine, thin, slender, delicate, wispy, gossamer, fragile
    [Antonyms] thick, strong
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