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He had written out those messages in Arabic on flimsy airmail paper and folded each one into a square glassine bag.
Diese Mitteilungen hatte er auf arabisch auf dünnes Luftpostpapier geschrieben und jeweils in einen kleinen Plastikbeutel gesteckt.
Forsyth, Frederick / The fist of godForsyth, Frederick / Die Faust Gottes
Die Faust Gottes
Forsyth, Frederick
© 1994 by Transworld Publisher Ltd., London
© 1994 by C. Bertelsmann Verlag, München
The fist of god
Forsyth, Frederick
© 1995 by Bantam Books
The tents were flimsy, the light meager, and their defensive possibilities few.
Die dünnen Zeltplanen boten keinen Schutz, und das wenige Licht ließ den Schatten zu viel Raum. Die Dunkelheit wirkte bedrohlicher als jemals zuvor.
Anderson, Kevin / Hidden EmpireAnderson, Kevin / Das Imperium
Das Imperium
Anderson, Kevin
© 2002 by WordFire Inc.
© 2003 der deutschen Ausgabe und der Übersetzung by Ullstein Heyne List GmbH & Co. KG
Hidden Empire
Anderson, Kevin
© 2002 by WordFire, Inc.

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flimsy

noun
SingularPlural
Common caseflimsyflimsies
Possessive caseflimsy'sflimsies'

flimsy

adjective
Positive degreeflimsy
Comparative degreeflimsier
Superlative degreeflimsiest