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English definition of “lithe”


adjective    /lɑɪð, lɑɪθ/
(of a body) thin and attractive, and able to move easily and gracefully, or (of movements) easy and graceful: He was a fabulous athlete, full of lithe, quick movements. She represented the era's ideal of lithe, athletic, modern American womanhood.
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