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Flaccid


/ˈfla(k)səd/

Adjective

1. Weak, lax and soft. (biology-online.org)

2. Out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance. (wordnetweb.princeton.edu)

3. Soft and hanging loosely or limply, esp. so as to look or feel unpleasant. (Google Dictionary)

4. Drooping without elasticity; wanting in stiffness. (wordnetweb.princeton.edu)

5. (Botany)

a. Drooping or inelastic through lack of water. (Google Dictionary)

Word origin: Latin flaccidus.


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