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Antonyms for malleable
ˈmæl i ə bəl

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term malleable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ductile, malleable(adj)

    easily influenced

    Antonyms:
    unformed, intractable

    Synonyms:
    tractile, pliant, tensile, pliable, ductile

  2. ductile, malleable, pliable, pliant, tensile, tractile(adj)

    capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out

    "ductile copper"; "malleable metals such as gold"; "they soaked the leather to made it pliable"; "pliant molten glass"; "made of highly tensile steel alloy"

    Antonyms:
    intractable, unformed

    Synonyms:
    bendable, flexible, tractile, elastic, pliant, ductile, plastic, waxy, tensile, fictile, pliable

How to use malleable in a sentence?

  1. Laura Bachrach:

    The horse may have been a little bit out of the barn here in terms of what they’re looking at, girls tend to mature earlier . . . the girls were even more fixed in their position in the skeletal world by the time they started, whereas the boys were perhaps a little more malleable.

  2. Matt Weiner:

    I feel very lucky that I was exposed to people who were super-opinionated and had different points of view, and I am very malleable, despite whatever my reputation is, to new ideas, and I always felt that the best part of this job…was that someone would think of something and if it was outrageous or ridiculous or risky or something like that, we would do it. And I’m proud of that.

  3. Guillem Valle:

    It's abstract, the concept of nations has always been malleable.

  4. Pamela Romanowsky:

    The way we tell our story makes us who we are, memory is very unreliable, malleable and changes a lot.

  5. Ludwik Liebler:

    The vitrimers can have both of the two worlds, but they are fundamentally different, they combine this permanent network, resistance, dimensional stability with the possibility of being malleable, (and) completely recyclable.

How to pronounce malleable?

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How to say malleable in sign language?

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