- (Roget's Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of being flexible: bounce, ductility, elasticity, flexibility, give, malleability, malleableness, plasticity, pliability, pliableness, pliancy, pliantness, resilience, resiliency, spring, springiness, suppleness. Obsolete: flexure. See FLEXIBLE.
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flexibleness — index amenability Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
Flexibleness — Flexible Flex i*ble, a. [L. flexibilis: cf. F. flexible.] 1. Capable of being flexed or bent; admitting of being turned, bowed, or twisted, without breaking; pliable; yielding to pressure; not stiff or brittle. [1913 Webster] When the splitting… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
flexibleness — See flexibility. * * * … Universalium
flexibleness — noun The state or quality of being flexible. Syn: flexibility … Wiktionary
flexibleness — n. Pliancy. See flexibility … New dictionary of synonyms
flexibleness — flex·i·ble·ness … English syllables
flexibleness — noun 1. the property of being flexible; easily bent or shaped • Syn: ↑flexibility • Ant: ↑inflexibility (for: ↑flexibility) • Derivationally related forms: ↑flexible, ↑ … Useful english dictionary
flexibility — noun 1. the property of being flexible; easily bent or shaped (Freq. 7) • Syn: ↑flexibleness • Ant: ↑inflexibility • Derivationally related forms: ↑flexible (for: ↑ … Useful english dictionary
flexibility — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Pliability] Syn. pliancy, plasticity, flexibleness, pliableness, suppleness, elasticity, flaccidity, extensibility, limberness, litheness. 2. [Tractability] Syn. compliance, affability, complaisance, versatility; see… … English dictionary for students
Flexibility — Flex i*bil i*ty, n. [L. flexibilitas: cf. F. flexibilite.] The state or quality of being flexible; flexibleness; pliancy; pliability; as, the flexibility of strips of hemlock, hickory, whalebone or metal, or of rays of light. Sir I. Newton. [1913 … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English