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English definition of “elfin”

elfin

adjective     /ˈel.fɪn/
describes a person who is small and delicate: Her features were small, almost elfin.SmallExtremely smallThin or slender (of people)Not fit and healthyNarrow and thin
(Definition of elfin adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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