Definition of Pliantly

1. Adverb. In a pliant manner. ¹



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Definition of Pliantly

1. pliant [adv] - See also: pliant

Lexicographical Neighbors of Pliantly

plexus vertebralis
plexus vesicalis
plexus vesicalis inferior
plexuses
pleyt
pleyts
pliabilities
pliability
pliable
pliableness
pliablenesses
pliably
pliancies
pliancy
pliant
pliantly (current term)
pliantness
pliantnesses
plica
plica aryepiglottica
plica axillaris
plica caecalis vascularis
plica chordae tympani
plica choroidea
plica duodenalis inferior
plica duodenalis superior
plica duodenojejunalis
plica duodenomesocolica
plica epigastrica
plica fimbriata

Literary usage of Pliantly

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

1. Original Handbook for Riders: A Complete Guide to Modern Horsemanship by Martin Christinius Grimsgaard (1911)
"When the practises previously explained are gone through, and the pupil has acquired the accomplishment of lithely and pliantly yielding to the motions of ..."

2. The City of God by Augustine, Marcus Dods (1871)
"... and what profit is it that we have kept His ordinance, and that we have walked sup- pliantly before the face of the Lord Almighty ? ..."

3. The American Journal of Psychology by Granville Stanley Hall, Edward Bradford Titchener (1905)
"We assume that if either function reacts pliantly to the conditions of the experiment, there will be few equivocal cases. ..."

4. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1855)
"Pope pliantly took the whole cause of the quarrel on himself; it was in resentment of the conduct of the Allens to hue, and in remove him from such ..."

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