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, a. [F., fr. plier to bend, to fold. See
1. Capable of being plied, turned, or bent; easy to be bent;
flexible; pliant; supple; limber; yielding; as, willow is
a pliable plant.
2. Flexible in disposition; readily yielding to influence,
arguments, persuasion, or discipline; easy to be
persuaded; -- sometimes in a bad sense; as, a pliable
youth. “Pliable she promised to be.”
--Dr. H. More.
[1913 Webster] -- Pli"a*ble*ness
, n. -- Pli"a*bly