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willowy

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of willowy

  1. able to bend easily without breaking <the rattan's stems are split into willowy staves that are woven together to produce exquisite baskets> Synonyms bendy [chiefly British], flexible, limber, lissome (also lissom), lithe, lithesome, pliable, pliant, supple Related Words adaptable, ductile, elastic, fluid, kneadable, malleable, modifiable, plastic, variable, yielding; droopy, flaccid, floppy, limp; semiflexible Near Antonyms inelastic, nonmalleable, unyielding; breakable, brittle, fragile Antonyms inflexible, rigid, stiff, stiffened




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