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elastic

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of elastic

  1. 1 able to revert to original size and shape after being stretched, squeezed, or twisted elastic rubber bands Synonyms of elastic bouncy, flexible, resilient, rubberlike, rubbery, springy, stretch, stretchable, stretchy, supple, whippy Words Related to elastic adaptable, ductile, kneadable, malleable, moldable, plastic, pliable, pliant; limber, lissome (also lissom), lithe, lithesome, willowy Near Antonyms of elastic compact, firm, hard, solid, unyielding; brittle, crisp, crumbly, flaky (also flakey), friable, short Antonyms of elastic inelastic, inflexible, nonelastic, rigid, stiff

  2. 2 capable of being readily changed when vacationing, we generally have very elastic daily sightseeing plans Synonyms of elastic adaptable, adjustable, alterable, changeable, flexible, fluid, malleable, modifiable, pliable, variableWords Related to elastic changing, fluctuating, inconstant, labile, unstable, unsteady, varying, versatileNear Antonyms of elastic constant, stable, steady, unchanging, uniform, unvaryingAntonyms of elastic established, fixed, immutable, inelastic, inflexible, invariable, nonmalleable, ramrod, set, unadaptable, unalterable, unbudgeable, unchangeable



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