from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Resembling a twig or twigs, as in slenderness or fragility.
- adj. Abounding in twigs: a twiggy branch.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having many twigs.
- adj. Thin and angular.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to a twig or twigs; like a twig or twigs; full of twigs; abounding with shoots.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Consisting of or resembling twigs; made of twigs.
- Full of twigs.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. thin as a twig
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Tasted without food, it's what I can only describe as twiggy - it's as if they have crushed the vines along with the grapes.
The computer up for sale is a 2/5, the owner thinks it was one of the original Lisas converted to a Lisa 2, as evidenced by the "twiggy" Power Connector in the Diskette bay and serial number.
My arms and hands look kind of twiggy, and my wedding ring slid off when I was doing the dishes the other day.
The girls giggled in back while the boys went first—twiggy boys in huge down jackets and oversize jeans, the crotches hanging below their knees.
She pushed them away with the twiggy end of the rowan branch and pulled herself along faster.
She flung a pair of twiggy arms round my neck and the slick black hair that spilt from her head and down her shoulders stuck to my cheek and lips.
A twiggy arm threaded its way through my elbow and I pulled it close.
He encouraged games with high action violence or gigantic boobs on twiggy girls and, more often than not, a combination of the two.
After a moment, the little egret pranced out from behind its twiggy curtain.
Afterward, to cement the manly camraderie, Mauro and I went back to the stable to share a gourd of mate (pronounced "mah-tay"), the twiggy-infused tea gauchos drink.
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