Synonyms of flimsy in English:

flimsy


See definition of flimsy

adjective

1‘a succession of great waves had carried away all the flimsy wooden buildings’

SYNONYMS
insubstantial, slight, light, fragile, breakable, frail, shaky, unstable, wobbly, tottery, rickety, ramshackle, makeshift
jerry-built, badly built, thrown together, cheap, shoddy, gimcrack
ANTONYMS

sturdy

2‘the flimsy material of her dress’

SYNONYMS
thin, light, lightweight, fine, ultra-fine, diaphanous, sheer, delicate, insubstantial, floaty, filmy, silken, chiffony, gossamer, gossamer-thin, gossamer-like, gossamery, gauzy, gauze-like, cobwebby, feathery
translucent, transparent, see-through
rare transpicuous, translucid
ANTONYMS

thick

3‘this is very flimsy evidence on which to base any such assessment’

SYNONYMS
weak, feeble, poor, inadequate, insufficient, thin, unsubstantial, unconvincing, implausible, unsatisfactory, paltry, trifling, trivial, shallow
ANTONYMS

sound