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  1. flexingnoun

    The action of the verb to flex; a bending of something, a tightening of the muscles.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flexing

    of Flex

Editors Contribution

  1. flexing

    Another definition of flexing would be to brag about something you have that they don't.

    Lil Tay likes to flex on children...


    Submitted by anonymous on March 20, 2019  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flexing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flexing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of flexing in a Sentence

  1. Jennifer Owens:

    For women, it's a really big deal to realize that the men on your team are flexing their schedules as well, when everybody's doing it, the women are less likely to be thought of as less committed to their work and careers just because they leave at 5 p.m. to pick up the kids from after-school programs a few times a week.

  2. Hussein Ibish:

    The relationship now looks more like the way the U.S. relates to some European partners, security cooperation is key and maintained by both sides, but Saudi Arabia are flexing their muscles in an effort to become a regional and international actor of significance in a world in which power is diffused, and the U.S. picks its battles much more cautiously.

  3. Susannah Thorpe:

    A key part of the tool is that it's based on replicating the mechanical challenges that chimpanzees experience in the wild in their daily lives, so when they're moving around forest canopy they have to deal with branches flexing under their weight, they have to deal with planning routes in advance so they know where to go to get to the next food source and we're trying to emulate these mechanical challenges into the lives of captive chimpanzees.

  4. Tomasz Szatkowski:

    Russia's sees its relations with the West in Cold War terms, so to ensure the efficiency of deterrence we must link it to the way of thinking of the one we want to deter, right now, we must speak to Russia from a position of strength, although obviously without excessive muscle-flexing.

  5. President Obama:

    The repudiation of the TPP would neuter the U.S. presidency for the next 19?months, it would reinforce global concerns that the vicissitudes of domestic politics are increasingly rendering the United States a less reliable ally ... it would signal a lack of U.S. commitment to Asia at a time when China is flexing its muscles.

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