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lissome

adjective
variants: also lissom

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1 moving easily
  • the lissome actress's dance training is apparent in the way she moves on stage

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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

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“Lissome.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lissome. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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