Thesaurus / tallness

opposites of tallness

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Tall mothers may produce tall sons, by transmitting to them the single trait of tallness of the maternal grandfather.
She was tall, but not like Marys tallness—a long slight slip of a girl, still full of corners.
MADONNA MARYMRS. OLIPHANT
Yet it carried itself with an effect of tallness and slenderness and grace.
THE COMBINED MAZEMAY SINCLAIR
You noticed her tallness and fearless vitality, and did not try to question her eyes for the secret being in her.
WOMANMAGDELEINE MARX
Her tallness, he thought, could be said to have come straight from him.
THE HEART OF ARETHUSAFRANCIS BARTON FOX
But Jason was the noblest of all; for Hera who loved him gave him beauty, and tallness, and terrible manhood.
I love the shading of your hair and eyes, the smooth angularity of your tallness, the red ecstasy of your mind.
LIFE SENTENCEJAMES MCCONNELL
The women of Gaul vie with the men not in tallness only, they also match them by their moral strength.
Aunt Kate bent over from her tallness and gave her a perfunctory kiss.
THE GIRLS AT MOUNT MORRISAMANDA MINNIE DOUGLAS
Despite his limp, I was conscious of his tallness and lissomness as he hobbled by my side.
A CASE IN CAMERAOLIVER ONIONS

WORDS RELATED TO TALLNESS

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