from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a nymph or nymphs.
  • adj. Resembling a nymph.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Relating to nymphs; ladylike.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Relating to nymphs; nymph-like.


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  • Her pupils were much photographed in airy attitudes on beaches, dancing with the high knee-action so much prized in horses; flinging themselves into the air; curveting, with the accent on the curve; clasping one another in groups of nymphish innocence and artificial grace.

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