from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Slender and elongated, especially in a way that suggests weakness.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Characteristic of a spindle; slender and of weak appearance.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Long and slender, or disproportionately tall and slender. Used in some cases to suggest weakness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Spindle-like; disproportionately long and slender or slim.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. long and lean
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