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tenuous

1 adjective not convincingcaol  c m ulag  c m utanaí  c m uit shows the tenuous nature of the forensic evidence léiríonn sé a laige atá an fhianaise fhóiréinseachhe gave a very tenuous excuse leithscéal an-tanaí go deo a thug sé 2 adjective not firm éadaingean adj1  c m ulag  c m uleochaileach adj1a tenuous peace spread throughout the city leath síocháin leochailech fud fad na cathrachshe only had the most tenuous grasp of the English language ní raibh aici ach an tuiscint is bunúsaí ar an mBéarla 3 adjective physically flimsytanaí  c m ulag  c m ugan téagar