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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Limber, graceful and quick.

Usage examples (35)
  • What a pretty word lithe is - so pretty that in modern English it is probably most used of young women.
  • I did manage to pronounce "lithe" without incident.
  • Suddenly out of the blackness behind him a lithe figure shot like a wildcat.
  • I could see the sadness in her eyes, and the lithe movements of her acrobatic body. for more
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