semiflexible

[ sem-ee-flek-suh-buh l, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˌsɛm iˈflɛk sə bəl, ˌsɛm aɪ- /
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adjective

moderately or somewhat flexible.

Nearby words

  1. semievergreen,
  2. semifinal,
  3. semifinalist,
  4. semifinished,
  5. semifitted,
  6. semiflexion,
  7. semifloating,
  8. semifluid,
  9. semiformal,
  10. semifreddo

Origin of semiflexible

First recorded in 1920–25; semi- + flexible

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for semiflexible

  • By this is meant a blank book of a convenient size, with semiflexible or board covers, and of at least forty-eight pages.