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synonyms for malleable

  • adaptable
  • flexible
  • supple
  • workable
  • compliant
  • ductile
  • go-with-the-flow
  • governable
  • impressionable
  • manageable
  • moldable
  • plastic
  • pliant
  • putty in hands
  • rolls with punches
  • soft
  • submissive
  • tractable
  • tractile
  • transformable
  • yielding
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antonyms for malleable

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  • inflexible
  • rigid
  • stiff
  • unadaptable
  • firm
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How to use malleable in a sentence

Of course, as is always the case for ambitious infrastructure projects, timelines are malleable, and a lot can change over the course of a decade.
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It’s also malleable — and variable, among individuals and cultures.
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Their self-directed inventiveness with mud and recycled materials makes their perceptions of the future malleable.
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Compared to other regions, it’s uniquely malleable, or plastic.
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The idea of custom forming gel-based materials isn’t unheard of either—it’s typically used when fitting athletic mouth guards, though users typically have to boil those to make them malleable enough to shape.
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The sound of the iron hammer on the malleable metal was like muffled silver, and the sparks flew out like jocund fireflies.
WHEN VALMOND CAME TO PONTIAC, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Its consciousness of guilt had broken down her pride, and thus had made her more malleable, more humble.
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They were poor things, but they were malleable in his hands.
THE WORSHIPPERSDAMON FRANCIS KNIGHT
An alloy containing 10% of gold is softer and scarcely so malleable as the pure metal.
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The definition of steel now is that it is a compound of iron which has been cast from a fluid state into a malleable mass.
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WORDS RELATED TO MALLEABLE

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  • adjustable
  • all around
  • alterable
  • can-do
  • changeable
  • compliant
  • conformable
  • convertible
  • ductile
  • easy-going
  • flexible
  • hanging loose
  • malleable
  • modifiable
  • moldable
  • plastic
  • pliable
  • pliant
  • resilient
  • supple
  • switch-hitting
  • tractable
  • variable
  • versatile
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