Definition Of brittle


a candy made from nuts and set melted sugar.

peanut brittle

hard but liable to break or shatter easily.

her bones became fragile and brittle

Example Of brittle

  • And if you have long hair and it gets brittle , it breaks off…

  • And really, the first few bites of peanut brittle , frosted cookies, etc., are always the best.

  • Another characteristic in spider silk's favor is that it has to get very cold before it becomes brittle enough to break easily.

  • ‘I still do not like it,’ he said, his voice turned brittle now.

  • Be forewarned that the plastic is brittle , and you can easily break it in the process.

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