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Synonyms for flexible

Synonyms for (adjective) flexible

Synonyms: flexible, whippy Definition: bending and snapping back readily without breaking

Similar words: elastic Definition: capable of resuming original shape after stretching or compression; springy Usage: an elastic band; a youthful and elastic walk

Synonyms: flexible, flexile Definition: able to flex; able to bend easily Usage: slim flexible birches

Similar words: waxy, bendable, pliable, pliant Definition: capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking Usage: a flexible wire; a pliant young tree

Similar words: double-jointed Definition: having unusually flexible joints especially of the limbs or fingers

Similar words: supple, limber Definition: (used of persons' bodies) capable of moving or bending freely

Similar words: limber Definition: (used of artifacts) easily bent

Similar words: spinnable, spinnbar Definition: capable of being spun into fibres

Similar words: stretched Definition: (of muscles) relieved of stiffness by stretching Usage: well-stretched muscles are less susceptible to injury

Synonyms: flexible Definition: capable of being changed Usage: flexible schedules

Similar words: supple, limber Definition: (used of e.g. personality traits) readily adaptable Usage: a supple mind; a limber imagination

Similar words: negotiable, on the table Definition: able to be negotiated or arranged by compromise Usage: negotiable demands; the proposal is still on the table

Synonyms: flexible, compromising, conciliatory Definition: making or willing to make concessions Usage: loneliness tore through him...whenever he thought of...even the compromising Louis du Tillet

Similar words: yielding Definition: tending to give in or surrender or agree Usage: too yielding to make a stand against any encroachments- V.I.Parrington

Synonyms: elastic, pliable, pliant, flexible Definition: able to adjust readily to different conditions Usage: an adaptable person; a flexible personality; an elastic clause in a contract

Similar words: adaptable Definition: capable of adapting (of becoming or being made suitable) to a particular situation or use Usage: to succeed one must be adaptable; the frame was adaptable to cloth bolts of different widths