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We found 34 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word pliant:
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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. pliant: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. pliant: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. pliant: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. pliant: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. pliant: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. pliant: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Pliant, pliant: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. pliant: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. pliant: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. pliant: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. pliant: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. pliant: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Pliant, pliant: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. pliant: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. pliant: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. pliant: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Pliant: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. pliant: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. pliant: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Pliant: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. pliant: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. pliant: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. pliant: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. pliant: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. pliant: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. pliant: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pliant: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Pliant: Webopedia [home, info]
  2. pliant: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pliant: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. PLIANT: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. pliant: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

(Note: See pliantness for more definitions.)

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Quick definitions from WordNet (pliant)

adjective:  capable of being influenced or formed ("A pliant nature")
adjective:  capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking ("A pliant young tree")
adjective:  capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out ("Pliant molten glass")
adjective:  able to adjust readily to different conditions

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Words similar to pliant:   bendable, ductile, elastic, flexible, malleable, plastic, pliable, pliantly, pliantness, tensile, tractile, accommodating, lithe, yielding, more...

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