Synonyms of 'plastic'
superficially attractive yet artificial or false(slang) So much modern pop music just sounds plastic.
He paid for a false passport.
The voice was affected, the accent artificial.
The election has been denounced as a sham by world leaders.
a spurious framework for analysis
meretricious ads that claim their product to be the best around
phoney or phony (informal)
capable of being moulded or formedThe mud is as soft and plastic as butter.
pliant young willows
She lay down on the soft, comfortable bed.
brushes with long, flexible bristles
The leather is supple and sturdy enough to last for years.
pliable, , ,
The baskets are made with young, pliable spruce roots.
The patient was not at all receptive to treatment.
They were docile, obedient children.
the age at which you are most impressionable
She was young enough to be malleable.
The president was pliable and easily influenced.
He could easily manage his tractable younger brother.
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in the sense of artificial
not sincereThe voice was affected, the accent artificial.
in the sense of docile
(of a person or animal) easily controlledThey were docile, obedient children.
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