tensile
1. [ adjective ] of or relating to tension
Examples:

"tensile stress" "tensile pull"

Related terms: tension
2. [ adjective ] capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out
Synonyms: malleable pliable pliant tractile ductile
Examples:

"ductile copper" "malleable metals such as gold" "they soaked the leather to made it pliable" "pliant molten glass" "made of highly tensile steel alloy"

Related terms: elastic
Similar spelling:   tensely
  tonsil