lissome


lissome

adjective

Definition of LISSOME

1
moving easily <the lissome actress's dance training is apparent in the way she moves on stage>
Synonyms agile, featly, feline, gracile, light, light-footed (also light-foot), lightsome, lissome (also lissom), lithe, lithesome, nimble, spry
2
able to bend easily without breaking <rattan is such a lissome material that it can be used for all manner of furniture and baskets>
Synonyms bendy [chiefly British], flexible, limber, lissome (also lissom), lithe, lithesome, pliable, pliant, supple

Variants of LISSOME

lissome also lissom

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