willowy


wil·lowy

adjective \ˈwi-lə-wē\

: tall, thin, and graceful

Full Definition of WILLOWY

1
:  abounding with willows
2
:  resembling a willow:
a :  pliant
b :  gracefully tall and slender <a willowy actress>

Examples of WILLOWY

  1. <the rattan's stems are split into willowy staves that are woven together to produce exquisite baskets>

First Known Use of WILLOWY

1766

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Rhymes with WILLOWY

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