Definition of flexile in English:

flexile

adjective

archaic
  • Pliant and flexible.

    ‘the serpent's flexile body’
    • ‘Watanabe repeated Japan's stance that China should move to a more flexile exchange system for the sake of its economy and the world economy.’
    • ‘Naoe smiled with satisfaction, he embraced Takaya's flexile body.’
    • ‘Her flexile body bends, her white feet glide.’
    pliable, supple, easily bent, bendable, pliant, malleable, mouldable, stretchable, workable, limber, ductile, tensile, plastic
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Origin

Mid 17th century: from Latin flexilis, from flectere ‘to bend’.

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