- Antonyms of FLEXIBLE
brittle, firm, inflexible, rigid, stern, stiff, unadaptable, unyielding, adamant, adamantine, brassbound, breakable, brittle, careful, compact, conscientious, constant, constrained, crisp, crumbly, die-hard, established, exact, firm, fixed, flaky, fossilised, fossilized, fragile, friable, fussy, hard, harsh, immutable, implacable, inelastic, inexorable, inflexible, intransigent, invariable, ironclad, meticulous, muscle-bound, ossified, painstaking, punctilious, ramrod, restrained, restricted, rigid, rigorous, rock-ribbed, scrupulous, semirigid, set, severe, short, solid, stable, steady, stern, stiff, stiffened, strict, tight, unadaptable, unalterable, unchangeable, unchanging, uncompromising, uniform, unvarying, unyielding, Nonelastic, hard core.
- 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