Lithesome Lithe"some (l[imac][th]"s[u^]m), a. [See {Lithe}, a., and cf. {Lissom}.] Pliant; limber; flexible; supple; nimble; lissom. [1913 Webster] -- {Lithe"some*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • lithesomeness — lithe·some·ness …   English syllables

  • lithesomeness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being lithesome * * * litheˈsomeness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑lithe …   Useful english dictionary

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  • grace — n 1 *mercy, clemency, lenity, charity Analogous words: kindliness, kindness, benignity, benignancy (see corresponding adjectives at KIND): tenderness, com passionateness, responsiveness (see corresponding adjectives at TENDER): indulgence,… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • grace — [n1] charm, loveliness address, adroitness, agility, allure, attractiveness, balance, beauty, breeding, comeliness, consideration, cultivation, decency, decorum, dexterity, dignity, ease, elegance, etiquette, finesse, finish, form, gracefulness,… …   New thesaurus

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