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litheadjective

us   /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.
(Definition of lithe from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lithe”
in Korean 유연한…
in Arabic رَشيق…
in Malaysian mudah meliuk lentur…
in French agile, souple…
in Chinese (Traditional) 柔韌而優雅的,輕巧自如的…
in Italian agile, flessuoso…
in Spanish grácil, ágil…
in Vietnamese mềm mại…
in Portuguese ágil, gracioso…
in Thai อ่อนช้อย…
in German geschmeidig…
in Catalan àgil…
in Japanese しなやかな…
in Chinese (Simplified) 柔韧而优雅的,轻巧自如的…
in Indonesian lentur…
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