adjective lithe·some \ˈth-səm, ˈlīth-\

Definition of LITHESOME

:  lissome

Examples of LITHESOME

  1. <stretching exercises designed to make the athlete's limbs more lithesome>
  2. <the lithesome panther moved effortlessly and noiselessly through the rain forest>

First Known Use of LITHESOME

circa 1774


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