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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Tall and slender in body. With long thin strong legs.

Usage examples (33)
  • That horse looked too rangy to be truly healthy.
  • The hot-air system works better with compact square houses than with long, "rangy" structures.
  • The result has the kind of rangy nervous energy that can make a review dramatic, instructive, and great fun to read.
  • The plant has a "rangy" habit and does well planted at the foot of a wall or in a stump, where the long shoots can trail over an edge. for more
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