Definition of Tenuous


  • lacking substance or significance
    "slight evidence"
    "a tenuous argument"
    "a thin plot"
    a fragile claim to fame"
  • very thin in gauge or diameter
    "a tenuous thread"
  • having thin consistency
    "a tenuous fluid"
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Word games points for the Tenuous

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Unscramble tenuous

99 unscramble word found using the letters tenuous.

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