Definition of flex
- an exaggerated need to flex his political muscles
- —J. P. Lash
He flexed the muscles of his right arm.
a material that flexes easily
First Known Use: circa 1521See Words from the same year
First Known Use: 1905See Words from the same year
: to bend (a body part)
: to move or tighten (a muscle)
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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