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lanky

see definition of lanky
  • adjtall and thin
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Synonyms for lanky

adj tall and thin
  • angular
  • gangly
  • gaunt
  • rangy
  • scrawny
  • slender
  • spindly
  • attenuated
  • beanpole
  • beanstalk
  • bony
  • broomstick
  • extenuated
  • gangling
  • lean
  • meager
  • rawboned
  • scraggy
  • spare
  • spindling
  • stilt
  • stringy
  • twiggy
  • weedy

Antonyms for lanky

  • chubby
  • fat
  • plump
  • thick
  • squat
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to lanky

angular

adjective. thin, especially referring to people
  • awkward
  • bony
  • gangling
  • gaunt
  • lank
  • lanky
  • lean
  • rangy
  • rawboned
  • scrawny
  • sharp
  • skinny
  • spare

gangling

adjective. rangy

gangly

adjective. gangling

lank

adjective. thin

lean

adjective. bare, thin

leaner

adjective. bare, thin
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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