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lanky


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lanky  \Lank"y\,  a. 
  Somewhat  lank.  --Thackeray. 
 
  The  lanky  Dinka,  nearly  seven  feet  in  height.  --The 
  Century. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lanky 
  adj  1:  tall  and  thin  and  having  long  slender  limbs;  "a  gangling 
  teenager";  "a  lanky  kid  transformed  almost  overnight 
  into  a  handsome  young  man"  [syn:  {gangling},  {gangly}, 
  {rangy}] 
  2:  ungracefully  tall  and  thin  [syn:  {gangling},  {gangly}] 




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