flexible
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flexible(
flehk
-
sih
-
buhl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (easily bent)
a. flexible
Rubber is a flexible material.El hule es un material flexible.
2. (adaptable)
a. flexible
What time works for you? - My schedule is flexible, so you pick a time.¿A qué hora te conviene?- Tengo el horario flexible, así que elige tú una hora.
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flexible
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. flexible
flexible working hourshorario de trabajo flexible
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flexible [ˈfleksəbl]
adjective
flexible
tube, disk, plastic
attitude, approach, arrangements we adopted a flexible approach to that problem the most important thing is to have a flexible attitude they have flexible arrangements whereby you can reduce or increase your payments the arrangements are flexible - you can arrive any time you like
we have to be flexible about this tenemos que ser flexibles en este asunto; we have flexible (working) hours tenemos un horario de trabajo flexible
employers are becoming more aware of the need to offer flexible hours to women with school-age children she looked for work with more flexible hours the introduction of lfexible working hours will ease the problem
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
flexible
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
flexible(
flehk
-
see
-
bleh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (bendy)
a. flexible
El hule es un material flexible.Rubber is a flexible material.
b. supple
El gimnasta es muy flexible y se mueve con ritmo.The gymnast is very supple and moves with rhythm.
c. pliable
Para hacer tu propia mochila, necesitas una tela flexible y fuerte.To make your own backpack, you need pliable, strong fabric.
2. (adaptable)
a. flexible
Mariana quiere encontrar un trabajo con horario flexible.Mariana wants to find a job with flexible hours.
3. (accommodating)
a. flexible
Si es tan flexible tu entrenador, ¿por qué nunca te da permiso para faltar al entrenamiento?If your coach is so flexible, why doesn't he ever let you miss practice?
b. easy-going
La directora es una persona flexible.The principal is an easy-going person.
c. compliant
No seas tan flexible; ¡tienes el derecho de pedir el día libre si estás enfermo!Don't be so compliant; you have the right to ask for the day off if you're sick!
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(electronics)
a. cord
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Creo que tu conejo volvió a morder el flexible de mi laptop.I think your rabbit bit my laptop cord again.
b. flex (United Kingdom)
¿Sabes cómo cambiar los flexibles de freno?Do you know how to change brake flexes?
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(clothing)
a. fedora
Pareces Dick Tracy con ese flexible amarillo.You look like Dick Tracy with that yellow fedora.
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flexible
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. flexible
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
flexible
adjective
1 [+material, actitud] flexible; [+cuerpo] supple; (Técnica) pliable; [+sombrero] soft
horario flexible flexitime
ofrecen ventajas como el horario flexible, las pensiones intercambiables de una empresa a otra..
2 [+persona] flexible; open-minded; compliant
1 soft hat
2 (Electricidad y Eléctronica) flex; cord
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Phrases with "flexible"
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flexible hours
horario flexible
I am flexible
soy flexible
flexible schedule
horario flexible
Phrases with "flexible"
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él no es flexible
he's not flexible
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