bricklest

brickle

[brik-uhl]
adjective Midland and Southern U.S.
easily broken; brittle.

Origin:
before 1000; British dial., Scots; late Middle English bryckell, Old English -brycel tending to break, equivalent to bryc- (mutated past participle stem of brecan to break) + -el adj. suffix

brickleness, noun
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brickle

adjective
having little elasticity; hence easily cracked or fractured or snapped; "brittle bones"; "glass is brittle"; "'brickle' and 'brickly' are dialectal" [syn: brittle
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