Definition of lanky adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    lanky

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈlæŋki//
     
    (lankier, lankiest)
     
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  1. 1(of a person) having long, thin arms and legs and moving in an awkward way synonym gangling
  2. 2 a tall, lanky teenager
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