flimsy paper meaning, flimsy paper definition | English Cobuild dictionary




      adj   , -sier, -siest  
1    not strong or substantial; fragile  
a flimsy building     
2    light and thin  
a flimsy dress     
3    unconvincing or inadequate; weak  
a flimsy excuse     
4    thin paper used for making carbon copies of a letter, etc.  
5    a copy made on such paper  
6       a slang word for       banknote  
     (C17: of uncertain origin)  
  flimsily      adv  
  flimsiness      n  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
act of covering an object, such as a tree, house, or another structure with toilet paper
Syn.: TP'ing


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