lankier lankier

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) tall and thin and having long slender limbs
  2. (adj) tall and thin

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Flexible first-graders are packed off to gymnastics and diving camps while their lankier counterparts head for the volleyball courts.
  2. Ichiro is the lankier of the two, at 1.
  3. Flexible first-graders are packed off to gymnastics and diving camps while their lankier counterparts head for the volleyball courts.

News

  • PSA: New Super Luigi U arrives as NSMBU DLC today

    New Super Luigi U , the downloadable expansion to New Super Mario Bros. U centered around the lankier Mario brother, comes to the Wii U's eShop today priced at $19.99. The green campaign includes over 80 redesigned courses, each one with a timer set at 100. And of course you play as the big L himself, which means you can jump and slide to even greater heights (and lengths). If you'd prefer to ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Joystiq

Quotes

  1. "It would've been great if he had gone to LSU," Terry Robiskie said. "He's a very good player. He's taller, leaner and lankier than I was and probably a little smoother. But they didn't really recruit him that hard. Ohio State was a lot more...
    on Dec 18, 2007 By: Terry Robiskie Source: Bucyrus Telegraph Forum

  2. "From what I've seen of Ware thus far, he'sa good, agile player," Starks said. "Even though they're similar in their style, the striking difference is DeMarcus uses his size to his advantage because he'sa taller, lankier player than James,...
    on Dec 4, 2008 By: Max Starks Source: SteelCityInsider.com

  3. "Gymnastics purists like Nastia's style," Conner said, "but in most cases if you go against the athletic types, the athletic types win. Mary Lou (Retton), Carly (Patterson), those types beat out longer, lankier athletes who can't stick the...
    on Aug 15, 2008 By: Bart Conner Source: Los Angeles Times

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