adjective, sup·pler, sup·plest.
verb (used with or without object), sup·pled, sup·pling.
Words nearby supple
Origin of supple
OTHER WORDS FROM supplesup·ple·ness, nounun·sup·ple, adjectiveun·sup·ple·ness, nounun·sup·p·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for supple
But that wine, a balanced blend of supple fruit, focused acidity and sweet spice, was my wake-up call.
Loose silk pants, cozy ponchos, and supple leggings were all a part of the equation.
Her finely-rounded, supple, muscular figure trembled, as if she had been the most fragile woman living.The Fallen Leaves|Wilkie Collins
I never saw her move so quickly as when she went out the back door and broke off a supple green apple switch.
The young man stood at supple ease before them, one hand resting on his hip and the other on the saddle.Mavericks|William MacLeod Raine
Iberville's hand was large, compact, and supple; Gering's small and firm.The Trail of the Sword, Complete|Gilbert Parker
He fancied himself an athlete of possibilities and a supple dancer.This Side of Paradise|F. Scott Fitzgerald