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English definition of “wiry”

wiry

adjective
 
 
/ˈwaɪəri/
PERSON Someone who is wiry is strong but quite thin.Thin or slender (of people)Not fit and healthyNarrow and thin
HAIR Wiry hair is thick and stiff, like wire: a wiry beardHairdressingThick, dense and heavy
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