Meaning of FLEXIBLE in English

FLEXIBLE

adj.1 able to bend without breaking; pliable; pliant.

2 easily led; manageable; docile.

3 adaptable; versatile; variable (works flexible hours).

Derivatives:

flexibility n. flexibly adv.

Etymology: ME f. OF flexible or L flexibilis (as FLEX(1))

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.