What does flexibility mean?

Definitions for flexibility

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word flexibility.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. flexibility, flexibleness(noun)

    the property of being flexible; easily bent or shaped

  2. flexibility, flexibleness(noun)

    the quality of being adaptable or variable

    "he enjoyed the flexibility of his working arrangement"

  3. tractability, tractableness, flexibility(noun)

    the trait of being easily persuaded


  1. flexibility(Noun)

    The quality of being flexible; suppleness; pliability.

  2. flexibility(Noun)

    The quality of having options. "I have some flexibility."

  3. Origin: From flexibilitas, from flecto.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flexibility(noun)

    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

  2. Origin: [L. flexibilitas: cf. F. flexibilite.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'flexibility' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4645

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'flexibility' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4016

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'flexibility' in Nouns Frequency: #1858


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flexibility in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flexibility in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Donald Trump:

    I'm proud of my flexibility.

  2. Dish Chairman Charlie Ergen:

    There is flexibility in programming.

  3. Donald Trump:

    You have to show a degree of flexibility.

  4. Donald Trump:

    You have to have a certain degree of flexibility.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Flexibility is one of the main roads leading to happiness.

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