There are 2 translations of brittle in Spanish:

brittle1

Pronunciation: /ˈbrɪtl/

adj

  • 1.1 (fragile) [twigs/bones] quebradizo; [agreement/peace] frágil, precario
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    • Quartz is a very hard stone; it's also brittle and breaks easily into small chunks.
    • The Earth's crust, as with many planetary crusts, is brittle and breaks relatively easily.
    • In severe cases, nails may become brittle and break easily.
    1.2 (tense) [laugh/reply/voice] crispado
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    • O'Toole's clear blue eyes and brittle voice flood with so much anguish and pain that even Pitt's fixed pout and the awful lines cannot make a laughable travesty of the scene.
    • When he spoke again, his voice was brittle.
    • Other songs recall Joy Division and Depeche Mode, as his brittle voice tiptoes to center stage with only a spare backing of guitars and drum loops.
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    • So much so that, in meeting Streep, an edge of brittle insecurity appears faintly visible beneath her ageless face and coolly cordial manner.
    • Hearst's world is populated by nervous, brittle sophisticates who jump joylessly around when the potentate's mistress orders them to Charleston: cats on a very hot tin roof.
    • Poets, popularly, are delicate petals, emotionally brittle and easily roused.

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Word of the day triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.

There are 2 translations of brittle in Spanish:

brittle2

n

  • tipo de caramelo duro

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Word of the day triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.