Meaning of ELASTIC in English

ELASTIC

noun an elastic woven fabric, as a belt, braces or suspenders, ·etc., made in part of india rubber.

2. elastic ·adj able to return quickly to a former state or condition, after being depressed or overtaxed; having power to recover easily from shocks and trials; as, elastic spirits; an elastic constitution.

3. elastic ·adj springing back; having a power or inherent property of returning to the form from which a substance is bent, drawn, pressed, or twisted; springy; having the power of rebounding; as, a bow is elastic; the air is elastic; india rubber is elastic.

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