T E N U O U S
In a sentence: The tenuous understanding of science has led mankind down the path of environmental destruction that will eventually lead to it’s extinction.
In another sentence: The very tall woman walked slowly down SW Broadway wearing a long, flowing, tenuous gown that made her look like a golden fairy from a fantasy novel.
Note: all images are from the internet. The last one is from an episode of, “The Simpson’s,” created by Matt Groening.