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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Lacking clarity or distinctness; Thin and weak.

Usage examples (36)
  • A wispy little fellow with small hands and feet
  • They remain wispy, uncertain figures in a novel that inevitably leads us to seek more definition, more certainty.
  • The river had deposited me under a willow tree laden with some kind of wispy moss.
  • The first time 'wispy' and Clint Eastwood have ever been used in the same sentence. for more
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