Synonyms of pliable in English:

pliable


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adjective

1‘quality leather is pliable’

SYNONYMS
flexible, easily bent, bendable, pliant, elastic, supple, stretchable, malleable, workable, plastic, whippy, springy, limber, ductile, tensile
informal bendy
archaic flexile
ANTONYMS

rigid

2‘pliable teenage minds’

SYNONYMS
malleable, easily influenced, impressionable, flexible, adaptable, pliant, compliant, docile, biddable, tractable, like putty in one's hands, yielding, manageable, governable, controllable, amenable, accommodating, susceptible, suggestible, influenceable, persuadable, manipulable, responsive, receptive
rare persuasible, suasible, susceptive
ANTONYMS

intractable, obdurate