Thesaurus / svelte
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So, while it’s more svelte as a larva, it’s got some of the adult movements down.
DAZZLING UNDERWATER PHOTOS CAPTURE NEW VIEWS AND SCIENTIFIC DETAIL OF FISH LARVAEDEVIN A. REESEMARCH 30, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Tucked beneath the Mars-bound rover’s belly is a svelte hitchhiker named Ingenuity.
NASA’S MARS HELICOPTER MAY SOON BE THE FIRST TO FLY ON ANOTHER PLANETPAOLA ROSA-AQUINOJANUARY 29, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
The woman reminds one of a red lizard—a salamander—her “svelte” body seemingly boneless in its gown of clinging scales.
THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
Bella was slender and svelte, with long straight soft beautiful silken pale red hair and white-lidded eyes of grayish green.
I, MARY MACLANEMARY MACLANE
Her gay svelte figure marched bravely along, virginal defiance in her shoulders and the swing of her tailor-made skirt.
THE GAY ADVENTURERICHARD BIRD
Tall, svelte, and as far as Jacques Dantin could see, she was young.
THE CRIME OF THE BOULEVARDJULES CLARETIE
But she's right there with the svelte figure,176 the school girly flush, and the sparklin' eyes.
TORCHY AS A PASEWELL FORD
A form the reverse of svelte is impressed upon her hearer's inner vision.
IT NEVER CAN HAPPEN AGAINWILLIAM DE MORGAN
Seconds later, a svelte blonde whom Mallory had never seen before stepped out of the lift tube.
A KNYGHT THER WASROBERT F. YOUNG
WORDS RELATED TO SVELTE
- been around
- in the know
- on to
- switched on
- wise to
- wised up
- with it
- worldly wise
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