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adj. Pliant; flexible; easily bent; as, supple joints; supple fingers. Yielding compliant; not obstinate; submissive to guidance; as, a supple horse. Bending to the humor of others; flattering; fawning; obsequious.


Syn. - Pliant; flexible; yielding; compliant; bending; flattering; fawning; soft.


 - vb. To make soft and pliant; to render flexible; as, to supple leather. To make compliant, submissive, or obedient.


 - vb. To become soft and pliant.

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