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Synonyms for pliant

Synonyms for pliant

capable of being shaped, bent, or drawn out, as by hammering or pressure

capable of adapting or being adapted

Synonyms for pliant

capable of being influenced or formed

capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out

able to adjust readily to different conditions

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capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking

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In the eagerness of her affectionate anxiety for Maggie, Lucy could not persuade herself to defer a conversation about her with Tom, who, she thought, with such a cup of joy before him as this rapid fulfilment of his wish about the Mill, must become pliant and flexible.
But, whether alone, or with this pliant friend, or with those who would have given him, at any cost or sacrifice, some consolation or some peace of mind, if happily the means could have been devised; he was at all times the same--with no love or care for anything in life--a broken-hearted man.
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