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English definition of “wisp”

wisp

noun [C]
 
 
/wɪsp/
a wisp of cloud/smoke/steam a small, thin line of cloud/smoke/steamWords meaning small pieces and amounts
a wisp of hair/grass, etc a thin piece of hair/grass, etcWords meaning small pieces and amounts
wispy adjective in the form of wisps: wispy hair a wispy cloud Light and weightless
(Definition of wisp from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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