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Words nearby brittleness
Example sentences from the Web for brittleness
By the peculiar lumpiness of the parts, the brittleness of the hair, more or less hair loss, and the history.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
She could tell by the strange stiffness and brittleness of his figure that he was still crying.The Rainbow|D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
Even in normal quantity it is said to cause “brittleness” or “shortness.”The Preparation of Plantation Rubber|Sidney Morgan
The brittleness of unannealed glass by change of temperature is sometimes very great.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Yes, and it is the wages of being, the payment in full for all the brittleness and frailty of flesh and breath.The Mutiny of the Elsinore|Jack London