lanky

All Adjective Noun
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  • Still Bill brought his lanky frame up above the level of the table. Cited from Going Some, by Rex Beach
  • A tall, lanky boy seemed to be the leader, whom the others followed. Cited from The Cromptons, by Mary J. Holmes
  • Having struck his lanky hair the object fell straight into his lap. Cited from The Nest of the Sparrowhawk, by Baroness Orczy
  • He was accompanied always by a lanky black dog, which he had brought from a foreign country. Cited from The Little Minister, by J.M. Barrie
  • This was mostly because of her legs, which were now long and lanky.
  • Among the latter was a tall, lanky man, holding forth to a group of men. Cited from The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories, by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • He is described as being strong in the air and lanky.
  • At that moment the figure of a tall, lanky colored man came down a side street. Cited from The Rover Boys on Treasure Isle, by Edward Stratemeyer
  • They have dark, lanky hair, and are never in good condition. Cited from World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol 6, by Various
  • He ran to the door, through the glass of which he had seen a tall, lanky youth across the way. Cited from A Husband by Proxy, by Jack Steele
  • Lanky also ran in and Pete added five more yards to his advance. Cited from Rustler Round-Up (Bar-20), C.E. Mulford
  • The Duke track coach happened to see this long lanky figure while attending a baseball game.
  • Their long, lanky arms have been described as reaching down to their ankles.
  • Though tall, he was too well built to be called lanky, and showed that he possessed both strength and activity. Cited from The Three Admirals, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Her face was a long oval, too long and too lanky towards the lower part of it for beauty. Cited from What I Remember, Volume 2, by Thomas Adolphus Trollope
  • Lanky was also very close in and was intently watching one particular rock. Cited from Rustler Round-Up (Bar-20), C.E. Mulford
  • He is well remembered for his character Beanpole due to his lanky appearance.
  • His nearest rival was one minute over him and Lanky retained the championship. Cited from Rustler Round-Up (Bar-20), C.E. Mulford
  • And he was doing all manner of sensational things with his lanky arms and legs and body. Cited from Further Adventures of Lad, Albert Payson Terhune
  • He is lanky, with brown hair, a thin face, and a medium-built frame.
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