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synonyms for pliability

  • affability
  • bounce
  • complaisance
  • compliance
  • docility
  • ductility
  • elasticity
  • flaccidity
  • flexibleness
  • give
  • litheness
  • malleability
  • plasticity
  • pliancy
  • pliantness
  • resilience
  • resiliency
  • spring
  • springiness
  • suppleness
  • tractability
  • adjustability
  • extensibility
  • limberness
  • malleableness
  • pliableness
  • tensility
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How to use pliability in a sentence

Granted, the lenses—polarized glass from Germany—will collect scratches, but the frames themselves are pretty pliable.
OMBRAZ'S ARMLESS SUNGLASSES ARE A MIXED BAGGRAHAM AVERILLJANUARY 22, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
For those looking to take this trend for a spin themselves, Jinich recommends “that people heat the tortilla first on both sides, just to make it more resilient and pliable” before assembling and toasting.
TIKTOK’S TORTILLA TREND IS BASICALLY A QUESADILLA — WITH EXTRA FUN FOLDED INAARON HUTCHERSONJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Sakai says to pull the hoshigaki down when they’re firm but still a little pliable and conduct a taste test.
THE ART OF HOSHIGAKI AT HOMEJAMIE FELDMARJANUARY 7, 2021EATER
Infrastructure must be pliable enough to extend to dispersed locations on short notice.
THE SELF-DRIVING CAR IS A RED HERRING - ISSUE 92: FRONTIERSANTHONY TOWNSENDOCTOBER 21, 2020NAUTILUS
She is uncompromisingly Anglo-Saxon and lacks that pliability which would endear her to the children of another race.
THE ONLOOKER, VOLUME 1, PART 2VARIOUS
Rachel looked at her father quickly, but with a pliability surprising in the male mind he managed to look unconscious.
THE ARBITERLADY F. E. E. BELL
Don't you think that my artistic deference and pliability deserve that it should also be better in consequence?
GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. III (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
His policy wanted pliability, the only virtue which was here indispensable to its success.
THE REVOLT OF THE NETHERLANDS, COMPLETEFRIEDRICH SCHILLER
The gate proper was made of wire, webbed together with stays, admitting of a pliability which served a double purpose.
WELLS BROTHERSANDY ADAMS
His conduct has been loyal and frank, nor does he seem to exhibit that pliability in principles too common among this nation.
MEMOIRS AND CORRESPONDENCE OF ADMIRAL LORD DE SAUMAREZ. VOL IISIR JOHN ROSS
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WORDS RELATED TO PLIABILITY

  • bendability
  • bendableness
  • compactness
  • density
  • elasticity
  • fabric
  • firmness
  • flexibility
  • frangibility
  • hardness
  • limberness
  • moldability
  • organization
  • plasticity
  • pliability
  • softness
  • solidity
  • suppleness
  • texture
  • viscidity
  • viscosity
  • viscousness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.