The ability of a solid to return to its original shape or form after being subject to strain. Most solid materials display elasticity, up to a load point called the elastic limit ; loads higher than this limit cause permanent deformation of the material.
A temporary increase or rise, as in value or popularity
A tendency to be springy; resilience
The ability to change and adapt, especially the ability of the central nervous system to acquire alternative pathways for sensory perception or motor skills.
The definition of resilience is the quality of being able to resume its original shape, or the ability to recover quickly.
The definition of a spring is a coil that goes to its original shape after being compressed.
(Chiefly engineering and manufacturing) Something that is flexible.
(Anatomy) The act of bending a joint or limb in the body by the action of flexors.
A crease or ridge apparently formed by folding, as of a membrane; a plica.
A line, mark, or ridge made by folding and pressing cloth, paper, etc.
A crimped pleat, fold, or part
(Heraldry) A band passing from the upper dexter corner of an escutcheon to the lower sinister corner.
A bending; flexing
Find another word for flexure. In this page you can discover 35 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for flexure, like: elasticity, bounce, ductility, flexibility, flexibleness, give, malleability, malleableness, plasticity, pliability and pliableness.