Meaning of “wiry” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “wiry” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wiry" in American English

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us /ˈwɑɪər·i/

(of a person) thin but strong:

He was a wiry man 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing 145 pounds.

If hair or fur is wiry, it is stiff and not soft.

(Definition of “wiry” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)