adjective \ˈlīthē, ˈlithē, -i\

Definition of lithy


now dialectal, England

  1. :  easily bent :  pliable, supple

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Origin and Etymology of lithy

Middle English lethy, lithy; akin to Middle High German ledic, ledec free, unhindered, Old Norse lithugr, and perhaps to Old English lith limb — more at lith

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