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supple

sup·ple

supple

 
 
pronunciation:
suh pl
part of speech: adjective
inflections: suppler, supplest
definition 1: easily curved or bent; flexible.
We will use these supple branches to make a basket.
synonyms:
flexible
antonyms:
inflexible, rigid, stiff
similar words:
elastic, plastic
definition 2: able to move with ease; not stiff.
With exercise you will have supple muscles.
antonyms:
stiff
similar words:
agile, flexible
derivations: supply (adv.), suppleness (n.)