slenderness :

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  • n  the quality of being slight or inadequate
    he knew the slenderness of my wallet
    the slenderness of the chances that anything would be done
    the slenderness of the evidence
  • n  relatively small dimension through an object as opposed to its length or width
  • n  the property of an attractively thin person

  • She concealed her slenderness in an embonpoint of drapery, revealed the toes of her slippers.
  • The investigators find that body build seems to be controlled by many factors, with fleshiness tending slightly to dominate over slenderness.
  • But he does get the girl, which, it seems, helps him learn to like himself a little betterwhich, it seems, may imply slenderness to come.

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