Definisi 'pliant'

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adjective
1 Capable of plying or bending; readily yielding to force or pressure without breaking; flexible; pliable; lithe; limber; plastic; as, a pliant thread; pliant wax. Also used figuratively: Easily influenced for good or evil; tractable; as, a pliant heart. Terjemahkan
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adjective satellite
2 capable of being influenced or formed Terjemahkan
Example:
the plastic minds of children
a pliant nature
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3 capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out Terjemahkan
Example:
ductile copper
malleable metals such as gold
they soaked the leather to made it pliable
pliant molten glass
made of highly tensile steel alloy
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4 able to adjust readily to different conditions Terjemahkan
Example:
an adaptable person
a flexible personality
an elastic clause in a contract
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5 capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking Terjemahkan
Example:
a flexible wire
a pliant young tree
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