- Antonyms of FLEXIBLE
hard, constant, exact, fussy, hard core, stiffened, ossified, fossilised, adamantine, fragile, fossilized, inelastic, rock-ribbed, harsh, strict, punctilious, flaky, rigid, constrained, intransigent, adamant, uncompromising, set, severe, steady, restrained, implacable, ramrod, compact, painstaking, unvarying, inexorable, Nonelastic, careful, meticulous, established, friable, immutable, die-hard, firm, inflexible, invariable, stiff, brittle, unalterable, solid, stern, unadaptable, conscientious, crisp, crumbly, brassbound, muscle-bound, stable, restricted, unchangeable, rigorous, uniform, tight, breakable, unchanging, fixed, ironclad, short, unyielding, semirigid, scrupulous.
- Examples of usage:
- Somehow her fingers were not flexible enough to open it. - "The Vertical City" by Fannie Hurst
- Sometime since a local goldsmith of much cunning had, out of a bar of native gold, fashioned for her three flexible serpents. - "A Daughter of the Vine" by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
- Very hard, heavy, strong, tough, and flexible, but not durable in contact with the soil or when exposed. - "Seasoning of Wood" by Joseph B. Wagner