Definitions

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  • adjective superlative form of spindly: most spindly.

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Examples

  • Dawkins et al haven't even the spindliest leg to totter on!

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Everyone had long blown-out hair and teetered along on the spindliest stilettos imaginable.

    My little piece of Bridgetdom.

  • "I wouldn't kiss him to save his life," declared Frances; "he's got the spindliest legs I ever saw."

    Miss Minerva and William Green Hill

  • Though he wore size 16½ sneakers and had a pair of the spindliest legs ever to protrude from a pair of nylon shorts, Bol, at 7-foot-6, was an athletic marvel.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • Though he wore size 16½ sneakers and had a pair of the spindliest legs ever to protrude from a pair of nylon shorts, Bol, at 7-foot-6, was an athletic marvel.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • The Courage of Others is a slow-growing and majestic pleasure, and if nothing is as immediately striking as "Roscoe," its best songs are deeper and more involved, wonderfully evoking '70s folk-rock at its spookiest and spindliest.

    Portland Mercury

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