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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Utilizing a flexible quality.

Usage examples (32)
  • Adjective : an elastic waistband; elastic fiber. ,elastic rules and regulations. ,He walks with an elastic step. ,an elastic temperament
  • He put his hand on one, and it bobbed elastically.
  • The material will deform elastically under stress.
  • Mrs. Gaunt was walking elastically, and discoursing with great fire and animation. for more
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