HyperDic: flexible

English > 5 senses of the word flexible:
ADJECTIVEallflexiblecapable of being changed
allflexible, flexileable to flex
allflexible, elastic, pliable, pliantable to adjust readily to different conditions
allflexible, whippybending and snapping back readily without breaking / breaking
allflexible, compromising, conciliatorymaking or willing to make concessions
flexible > pronunciation
Soundsfleh'ksahbahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > flexible: 5 senses > adjective 1
MeaningCapable of being changed.
Example"flexible schedules"
Narrowerlimber, supple(used of e.g. personality traits) readily adaptable
negotiable, on the tableable to be negotiated or arranged by compromise
Oppositeinflexibleincapable of change
Spanishflexible
Catalanflexible
Nounsflexiblenessthe quality of being adaptable or variable
Adverbsflexiblywith flexibility
English > flexible: 5 senses > adjective 2
Meaningable to flex; able to bend easily.
Example"slim flexible birches"
Synonymflexile
Narrowerbendable, pliable, pliant, waxycapable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking / breaking
double-jointedHaving unusually flexible joints especially of the limbs or fingers
limber, supple(used of persons' bodies) capable of moving or bending freely
limber(used of artifacts) easily bent
spinnable, spinnbarcapable of being spun into fibres
stretched(of muscles) relieved of stiffness by stretching
See alsoelasticcapable of resuming original shape after stretching or compression
Oppositeinflexibleresistant to being bent / bent
Spanishflexible
Catalanflexible
Nounsflexibility, flexiblenessthe property of being flexible
Verbsflexcause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked / crooked or angular form
English > flexible: 5 senses > adjective 3
Meaningable to adjust readily to different conditions.
Example "a flexible personality"
Synonymselastic, pliable, pliant
Broaderadaptablecapable of adapting (of becoming or being made suitable) to a particular situation or use
Spanishelástico, flexible
Nounsflexibility, flexiblenessthe quality of being adaptable or variable
English > flexible: 5 senses > adjective 4
Meaningbending and snapping back readily without breaking / breaking.
Synonymwhippy
Broaderelasticcapable of resuming original shape after stretching or compression
Catalanflexible
Nounsflexibility, flexiblenessthe property of being flexible
English > flexible: 5 senses > adjective 5
Meaningmaking or willing to make concessions.
Synonymscompromising, conciliatory
Narroweryieldingtending to give ... / give in or surrender or agree / agree
Oppositeuncompromising, sturdy, inflexiblenot making concessions
Spanishacomodaticio, conciliador, flexible
Catalanconciliador
Nounsflexibilitythe trait of being easily persuaded
flexiblenessthe quality of being adaptable or variable

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