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flex

verb [T] uk   us   /fleks/
to bend an arm, leg, etc. or tighten a muscle: First, straighten your legs, then flex your feet. He tried to impress me by flexing his huge muscles.

flex

noun [C or U] uk   us   /fleks/ UK (US cord)
(a length of) wire with a plastic cover used for connecting a piece of electrical equipment to a supply of electricity: The flex on this iron isn't long enough to reach the socket.
Translations of “flex”
in Arabic ثَنْية (بلاسْتيكيّة)…
in Korean 전선…
in Malaysian menekuk…
in French fléchir…
in Turkish eğmek, bükmek, germek…
in Italian filo, cavo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 活動(手臂、腿等), 使(肌肉)繃緊…
in Russian сгибать, напрягать…
in Polish zginać, napinać…
in Vietnamese làm cong, uốn cong…
in Spanish flexionar, tensar…
in Portuguese cabo elétrico…
in Thai งอ…
in German biegen…
in Catalan cable…
in Japanese (電気の)コード…
in Indonesian menekuk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 活动(手臂、腿等), 使(肌肉)绷紧…
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