Definition of Flexibly

1. Adverb. With flexibility. "`Come whenever you are free,' he said flexibly"

Partainyms: Flexible
Antonyms: Inflexibly



Definition of Flexibly

1. Adverb. in a flexible manner ¹

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Definition of Flexibly

1. flexible [adv] - See also: flexible

Lexicographical Neighbors of Flexibly

flexecutive
flexecutives
flexed
flexes
flexi-time
flexibilitas cerea
flexibilities
flexibility
flexible
flexible collodion
flexible joint
flexible sigmoidoscope
flexible sigmoidoscopy
flexibleness
flexibles
flexibly (current term)
flexicostate
flexicurity
flexihours
flexile
fleximeter
flexing
flexings
flexion
flexion crease
flexional
flexions
flexitarian
flexitarianism
flexitarians

Literary usage of Flexibly

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th Congress, 2d by United States Congress. House (1868)
"First, the combination in a machine having two independent driving wheels of a single drag bar flexibly connected ut its front end with the main frame ..."

2. Proceedings of the National Electric Light Association by Convention, National Electric Light Association (1890)
"As regards the electrical problems, the motors, instead of being placed on the car body, flexibly connected by chain gearing or belts to the axles, ..."

3. A Dictionary of Automobile Terms by Albert L. Clough (1913)
"The inside bearings are supported by the hubs of the differential case, and the inside ends of the axle shafts are somewhat flexibly squared into the main ..."

4. Time Out: The Costs and Benefits of Paid Parental Leave by Helen Wilkinson, Stephen Radley (1997)
"Flexibility To fit with increasingly fluid working patterns, parents need to be able to take leave flexibly according to their own ..."

5. Rhythmical Gymnastics: Vocal and Physical by Mary S. Thompson (1892)
"Lift the right arm from the shoulder, fling it flexibly across the body. ... Lift the right thigh, and fling the leg flexibly over to the left side. ..."

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