Translation of "supple" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈsʌp.əl/ us /ˈsʌp.əl/

supple adjective (BENDING)

bending or able to be bent easily; not stiff

I'm not supple enough (= my body doesn't bend easily enough) to touch the floor. 我身體的柔韌性不夠好,站著的時候雙手無法觸到地面。
The gloves were made of very supple leather. 這副手套是用非常柔軟的皮革造成。

supple adjective (ABLE TO CHANGE)

literary able to change quickly and successfully to suit different conditions

She has shown that she has a supple mind. 她已經證明瞭自己頭腦很靈活。
We need a more supple monetary policy. 我們需要一個更加靈活的貨幣政策。

(Translation of “supple” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)