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Definition 1: long and thin and often limp - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where lank or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • grown lank with fasting
  • lank mousy hair

(lank is similar to ...) primarily spatial sense; of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified

"a long road" "a long distance" "contained many long words" "ten miles long"

Definition 2: long and lean - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for lank in the sense of this definition

(lank is similar to ...) lacking excess flesh

"you can't be too rich or too thin" "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"

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