To see all instances of the word
pliable
used in
Jane Eyre
please enable javascript.

pliable
Used in
Jane Eyre
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • One afternoon in January, Mrs. Fairfax had begged a holiday for Adele, because she had a cold; and, as Adele seconded the request with an ardour that reminded me how precious occasional holidays had been to me in my own childhood, I accorded it, deeming that I did well in showing pliability on the point.  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
as in: a pliable material
as in: a pliable individual
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary
VerbalWorkout Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.