Definitions for flexibility
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word flexibility
the property of being flexible; easily bent or shaped
the quality of being adaptable or variable
"he enjoyed the flexibility of his working arrangement"
tractability, tractableness, flexibility(noun)
the trait of being easily persuaded
The quality of being flexible; suppleness; pliability.
The quality of having options. "I have some flexibility."
Origin: From flexibilitas, from flecto.
the state or quality of being flexible; flexibleness; pliancy; pliability; as, the flexibility of strips of hemlock, hickory, whalebone or metal, or of rays of light
Origin: [L. flexibilitas: cf. F. flexibilite.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'flexibility' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4645
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'flexibility' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4016
Rank popularity for the word 'flexibility' in Nouns Frequency: #1858
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There is flexibility in programming.
Flexibility is one of the main roads leading to happiness.
This kind of flexibility is a decisive competitive advantage.
I am a man of principle, and one of my basic principles is flexibility.
This flexibility reflects our reinvigorated partnership with Afghanistan.
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Translations for flexibility
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- flexibilitatCatalan, Valencian
- انعطاف پذیریPersian
- souplesse, flexibilitéFrench
- so-lhoobaght, so-vioraghtManx
- 柔軟性, フレキシビリティ, 可撓性Japanese
- esneklik, elastikiyetTurkish
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