fragmentary Definition

  • 1consisting of or reduced to fragments; broken; disconnected
  • 2existing or functioning incompletely or only partially

Using fragmentary: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "fragmentary" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The manuscript was fragmentary and difficult to read.

  • Example

    The evidence was only fragmentary and inconclusive.

  • Example

    The team's performance was fragmentary, with moments of brilliance but also many mistakes.

fragmentary Synonyms and Antonyms

Antonyms for fragmentary


Summary: fragmentary in Brief

The term 'fragmentary' [frag-muhโ€‰n-ter-ee] refers to something that is broken, disconnected, or incomplete. It can describe a manuscript, evidence, or a team's performance. Synonyms include 'incomplete,' 'partial,' and 'disjointed.'