Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun limber

1 sense of limber

Sense 1
limber -- (a two-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle used to pull a field gun or caisson)
       => horse-drawn vehicle -- (a wheeled vehicle drawn by one or more horses)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb limber

2 senses of limber

Sense 1
limber, limber up -- (attach the limber; "limber a cannon")
       => attach -- (cause to be attached)

Sense 2
limber -- (cause to become limber; "The violist limbered her wrists before the concert")
       => warm up -- (cause to do preliminary exercises so as to stretch the muscles; "The coach warmed up the players before the game")

Antonyms of adj limber

3 senses of limber

Sense 1
limber, supple -- ((used of e.g. personality traits) readily adaptable; "a supple mind"; "a limber imagination")

INDIRECT (VIA flexible) -> inflexible -- (incapable of change; "a man of inflexible purpose")

Sense 2
limber -- ((used of artifacts) easily bent)

INDIRECT (VIA flexible) -> inflexible -- (resistant to being bent; "an inflexible iron bar"; "an inflexible knife blade";)

Sense 3
limber, supple -- ((used of persons' bodies) capable of moving or bending freely)

INDIRECT (VIA flexible) -> inflexible -- (resistant to being bent; "an inflexible iron bar"; "an inflexible knife blade";)

Similarity of adj limber

3 senses of limber

Sense 1
limber, supple -- ((used of e.g. personality traits) readily adaptable; "a supple mind"; "a limber imagination")
       => flexible (vs. inflexible) -- (capable of being changed; "flexible schedules")

Sense 2
limber -- ((used of artifacts) easily bent)
       => flexible (vs. inflexible), flexile -- (able to flex; able to bend easily; "slim flexible birches")

Sense 3
limber, supple -- ((used of persons' bodies) capable of moving or bending freely)
       => flexible (vs. inflexible), flexile -- (able to flex; able to bend easily; "slim flexible birches")

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