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Synonyms for brittle

Synonyms for brittle

easily broken or damaged

Synonyms for brittle

caramelized sugar cooled in thin sheets

having little elasticity

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lacking warmth and generosity of spirit

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(of metal or glass) not annealed and consequently easily cracked or fractured

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'"We're dead men, I think, Brittles," I says,' continued Giles;
'You're a woman,' retorted Brittles, plucking up a little.
Giles, as he spoke, looked at Brittles; but that young man, being naturally modest, probably considered himself nobody, and so held that the inquiry could not have any application to him; at all events, he tendered no reply.
'If Brittles would rather open the door, in the presence of witnesses,' said Mr.
Brittles capitualated on these terms; and the party being somewhat re-assured by the discovery (made on throwing open the shutters) that it was now broad day, took their way upstairs; with the dogs in front.
Brittles obeyed; the group, peeping timourously over each other's shoulders, beheld no more formidable object than poor little Oliver Twist, speechless and exhausted, who raised his heavy eyes, and mutely solicited their compassion.
Brittles, who had got behind the door to open it, no sooner saw Oliver, than he uttered a loud cry.
'--In a lantern, miss,' cried Brittles, applying one hand to the side of his mouth, so that his voice might travel the better.
'He looks as if he was a-going, miss,' bawled Brittles, in the same manner as before.
Giles's room; and that Brittles was to saddle the pony and betake himself instantly to Chertsey: from which place, he was to despatch, with all speed, a constable and doctor.
Scientists have found that green brittle stars with five arms show a different "pumping" movement pattern than those with six arms.
We are delighted to announce an exciting new partnership with the Brittle Bone Society.
These are the photos of brittle star taken in the south of Qatar at the Golden beach, Sealine.
Howell, MI, June 10, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Michigan owned and operated Granny's Confections has introduced an amazing new flavor of brittle. Macadamia Nut Brittle has joined their ever-growing family of handmade brittle, made in Howell Michigan.
To discover more ice cream inspiration, and for Ts&Cs, visit Kelly's Facebook: @kellysofcornwall and Instagram: @kellyscornwall Kelly's creates stunning recipes for you to make athome KELLY'S OF CORNWALL HONEYCOMB CRUNCH ICE CREAM WITH OATY BRITTLE INGREDIENTS: 1 cup sugar 1 tsp lemon juice 2 tbsp water 1-2 cup rolled oats 1 tbsp sunflower seeds 1 tsp edible flowers - gorse or primrose [optional] 1 tsp bee pollen [optional] 1 tub of Kelly's of Cornwall Honeycomb Crunch INSTRUCTIONS: Heat sugar in a pan over medium heat until melted, shaking pan occasionally.