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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
Translations of “waif-like”
in Chinese (Traditional) 瘦弱的, 弱不禁風的…
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