Examples of supple in a Sentence
a dome tent outfitted with supple fiberglass tent poles
shoes made from supple leather
Recent Examples of supple from the Web
Keeping skin soft and supple during the coldest time of year isn't an easy feat, and who wants to hold dry hands?
And Walsh is a sublime beauty who moves with supple grace.
Amazingly fresh and supple for its age, this is an incredible wine!
While Chilean wine quality has improved since the early export days and prices have gone up, the general style of the country’s cabernet sauvignon remains fresh and supple.
Dry skin is no match for this natural, gluten-free, and vegan body wash, which incorporates cupuacu butter, coconut oil, and acai to leave skin soft and supple.
But the polished and professional singer-dancer immediately refreshed the room with his dazzling dance moves and supple voice.
This scrub-moisturizer hybrid, made with almond grounds and calming French lavender oil and honey, gently exfoliates skin, leaving it soft and supple.
If needed, add more water, 1 teaspoon at a time, until dough is smooth and supple.
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Synonym Discussion of supple
- an elastic waistband
- a resilient innersole
- the cake is done when the top is springy
- flexible plastic tubing
- supple leather
Definition of supple
- supple the tempers of your race
- —Laurence Sterne
First Known Use of supple
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Definition of supple for Students
- a supple body
- supple leather
- a supple mind
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