Origin of supple
OTHER WORDS FROM supplesup·ple·ness, nounun·sup·ple, adjectiveun·sup·ple·ness, nounun·sup·p·ly, adverb
Words nearby supple
How to use supple in a sentence
If you don’t have tension, your vocal cords come together in ways that are supple and gentle.We’re More of Ourselves When We’re in Tune with Others - Issue 104: Harmony|Kevin Berger|July 21, 2021|Nautilus
Shoes in this price point have uppers made of less supple materials throughout, and single-dial closure systems or some other setup instead of a double-dial closure.
Finally, the 80 percent cotton, 20 percent polyester weave was supple against my skin and after a few washes felt even more so.
I spent days in it—falling asleep in it, waking and spending the day in it, and falling asleep in it again—without complaint, a result of its medium-light weight and incredibly supple feel.
You just go so fast, gliding along the smooth track, a full-body choreography with hips burning, shoulders supple with each flick of the wrists, easy on the knees, hard on the heart.
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.
There is a diversity of voices within Hamas, some more supple than others.
They are still comparatively supple, and any misplaced pinnæ may be re-arranged without any difficulty.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
He did not say good night until she had become supple to his gentle, seductive entreaties.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
With a quick and supple movement he was beside her, stretching his length upon the ground in the shadow of the mountain.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
I had put my arms about her waist, and I felt her supple body weigh lightly on my clasped hands.Camille (La Dame aux Camilias)|Alexandre Dumas, fils
His neck was long, more supple and active, he kept moving his head in an unnatural watchfulness like a wild animal's.Valley of the Croen|Lee Tarbell