lankly
adverb see lank

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lankly — Lank ly, adv. In a lank manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lankly — adverb : in a lank manner : limply * * * lankˈly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑lank * * * lankly adverb Thesaurus: words used to describe the state of people s hair …   Useful english dictionary

  • lankly — See lank. * * * …   Universalium

  • lankly — adverb In a lank way …   Wiktionary

  • lankly — adv. with thin layers, thinly;in a loose manner, loosely, laxly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lankly — lank·ly …   English syllables

  • lankly — See: lank …   English dictionary

  • lank — lankly, adv. lankness, n. /langk/, adj., lanker, lankest. 1. (of plants) unduly long and slender: lank grass; lank, leafless trees. 2. (of hair) straight and limp; without spring or curl. 3. lean; gaunt; thin. [bef. 1000; ME lanc, OE hlanc; akin… …   Universalium

  • lank — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Old English hlanc; akin to Old High German hlanca loin Date: before 12th century 1. not well filled out ; slender, thin < lank cattle > 2. insufficient in quantity, degree, or extent < lank grass > 3.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Star Frontiers — Infobox RPG title= Star Frontiers caption= designer= TSR Staff, Edited by Steve Winter publisher= TSR date= 1982 genre= Science fiction system= Custom footnotes= Star Frontiers is a science fiction role playing game produced by TSR during the… …   Wikipedia

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