1300-50; Middle English < Old French, present participle of plier to ply<sup>2</sup>; see -ant. Related forms. Expand. pliancy, pliantness, noun. pliantly, adverb. nonpliancy ...
able to bend without breaking. : able to move freely. : too easily influenced or controlled by other people. Why Do We Use Incorrigible and Not Corrigible? » ...
Easily bent or flexed; pliable. See Synonyms at malleable. 2. Easily altered or
modified to fit conditions; adaptable: a
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Capable of plying or bending; readily yielding to force or pressure without
breaking; flexible; pliable; lithe; limber; plastic; as, a
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