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supple
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

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Definition
moving and bending easily — sometimes used figuratively to indicate mental flexibility when adapting to different conditions
  • "Don't do any more," Caroline said, stopping Doro at the top of the steps, brushing past the dense, supple leaves of the lilacs.
    p. 225.7
  • The catalpa leaves moved like supple green hearts in the wind, and beyond them the crowd rippled and swayed.
    p. 132.8

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