an account to which an employee contributes a portion of earnings to pay for certain expenses such as medical and dependent care: contributions are exempt from payroll taxes.
[flek-suh-buh l] /ˈflɛk sə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being bent, usually without breaking; easily bent: a flexible ruler. 2. susceptible of modification or adaptation; adaptable: a flexible schedule. 3. willing or disposed to yield; pliable: a flexible personality. noun 4. a flexible substance or material, as rubber or leather. /ˈflɛksɪbəl/ adjective 1. Also flexile […]
/ˌflɛksɪˈkjʊərɪtɪ/ noun (pl) -ties 1. a welfare-state model, originating in Denmark in the 1990s, that combines labour-market flexibility, social security, and a proactive labour market
[flek-sil or, esp. British, -sahyl] /ˈflɛk sɪl or, esp. British, -saɪl/ adjective 1. flexible; pliant; tractable; adaptable.
[fleks] /flɛks/ verb (used with object) 1. to bend, as a part of the body: He flexed his arms to show off his muscles. 2. to tighten (a muscle) by contraction. verb (used without object) 3. to bend. noun 4. the act of flexing. 5. British. 6. Mathematics. an inflection point. /flɛks/ noun 1. (Brit) […]