lankiness
noun see lanky

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lankiness — Lank i*ness, n. The condition or quality or being lanky. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lankiness — noun /ˈlæŋ.kɪ.nɪs/ The state or condition of being lanky. In his civil dress his lankiness and length of limb gave him an awkward appearance, but on horse back, with his lean, gaunt face looking out from his steel cap, his breastplate and buff… …   Wiktionary

  • lankiness — lanky ► ADJECTIVE (lankier, lankiest) ▪ awkwardly thin and tall. DERIVATIVES lankily adverb lankiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • lankiness — noun a tall and thin physique • Derivationally related forms: ↑lanky • Hypernyms: ↑physique, ↑build, ↑body build, ↑habitus * * * kēnə̇s, kin noun ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • lankiness — See lankily. * * * …   Universalium

  • lankiness — lank·i·ness || læŋkɪnɪs n. thinness, leanness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lankiness — lank·i·ness …   English syllables

  • lankiness — See: lanky …   English dictionary

  • goon — 1. (goon) (3727↑, 2203↓) a real man or nigga originated in flordia told her i was a goon and she went for it plies(shawty) Author: Krinisha http://goon.urbanup.com/2556443 2. (Goon) (1859↑, 1234↓) Someone hired to rough someone up, usually… …   Urban English dictionary

  • lanky — adjective (lankier; est) Date: circa 1818 ungracefully tall and thin Synonyms: see lean • lankily adverb • lankiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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