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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “waif-like”

waif-like

adjective     /ˈweɪf.laɪk/
very thin and delicate in appearance
瘦弱的;弱不禁风的
waif-like supermodels
弱不禁风的超级模特
Thin or slender (of people)Not fit and healthyNarrow and thin
(Definition of waif-like adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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