wispy : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s thin and weak
a wispy little fellow with small hands and feet"- Edmund Wilson
- s lacking clarity or distinctness
a few wispy memories of childhood
- And is not Che, with his hippie hair and wispy revolutionary beard, the perfect postmodern conduit to the nonconformist, seditious '60s, that disruptive past confined to gesture .
- In 1979, 18 months after the disappearance of Einhorn's blond and wispy, tragically beautiful 30-year-old lover, Philadelphia police climbed the stairs to his shabby second-floor .
- It was also one of the most bizarre: a wispy-haired 90-lb.
News & Articles
- Coma Cinema's Aching 'Virgin Veins' Tells of Trauma
A self-deprecating spark burns bright on Coma Cinema's bare new track "Virgin Veins." The since-abandoned project of South Carolina singer/songwriter Mat Cothran, Coma Cinema's output circa 2011 is an expansive account of strange and beautiful survival, featuring spare drums, purring acoustic hums, and wispy vocals that warm the ear...
June 11, 2013 - Spin
- An Early Start for Noctilucent Clouds
The season for noctilucent “night-shining” clouds is arriving in the northern hemisphere, when wispy, glowing tendrils of high-altitude ice crystals may be seen around the upper latitudes, shining long after the Sun has set. Found about 83 km (51 miles) up, noctilucent clouds (also called polar mesospheric clouds) are the highest cloud formations in the [...]
June 10, 2013 - Universe Today
- See the Photos Sparking the Avril Lavigne Pregnancy Buzz
Is Avril Lavigne trying to send the world a message? The wispy "Here's to Never Growing Up" singer was definitely rocking a fuller midsection Wednesday in London. Wearing a curve-hugging snakeskin print minidress, the 28-year-old had what appeared to be … Continue reading ?
June 7, 2013 - omg! Celeb News via omg!
- Trevor Immelman in Sky News
It is a lot greener than I expected and it's very difficult,Immelman said. "There is a lot of tough rough, not the wispy stuff you usually see. The main thing is that you had better drive the ball straight here because if you don't, there...
- Rory McIlroy in Yahoo! Sports
The rough was a little more wispy then, it's a bit thicker now,McIlroy said, shaking his head no.