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supple
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The Voyage of the Dawn Trader
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  • "Then take that," said Reepicheep, "and that — to teach you manners — and the respect due to a knight — and a Mouse — and a Mouse’s tail —" and at each word he gave Eustace a blow with the side of his rapier, which was thin, fine dwarf-tempered steel and as supple and effective as a birch rod.

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  • Yoga keeps my body supple.
  • She is as supple as a gymnast.

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