lank definition

  • adjective:
    • Long and lean. See Synonyms at lean2.
    • Long, right, and limp: lank and floppy hair.
    • Slender or slim; not well-filled away; perhaps not plump; shrunken; slim.
    • Straight and flat; slim and limp. (usually related to being oily)
    • languid; drooping.
    • Slender and thin; perhaps not well-filled out; perhaps not plump; shrunken; slim.
    • Languid; drooping.
    • lengthy and thin and often limp
    • long and slim
  • verb:
    • to be lank; to help make lank.
    • to be lank; to create lank.
  • others:
    • Meagerly slim; attenuated; lean; gaunt: because, a tall, lank man.
    • Loose or lax and producing easily to stress; not distended; shrunken; shriveled: as, a lank sack or bag.
    • directly and flat, as locks.
    • Languid; drooping.
    • to cultivate or be lank or slim.
  • noun:
    • Lankness; leanness.
    • The crotch.

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