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twiglike

See definition of twiglike on Dictionary.com
  • as inlank
  • as inthin
  • as intwiggy
  • as inweedy

synonyms for twiglike

  • delicate
  • fragile
  • gaunt
  • lean
  • meager
  • narrow
  • skinny
  • slim
  • small
  • attenuate
  • attenuated
  • emaciated
  • peaked
  • pinched
  • pole
  • rarefied
  • shadow
  • shriveled
  • slight
  • spare
  • starved
  • stick
  • undernourished
  • wan
  • wasted
  • beanpole
  • beanstalk
  • bony
  • cadaverous
  • ethereal
  • featherweight
  • gangling
  • gangly
  • haggard
  • lank
  • lanky
  • lightweight
  • puny
  • rangy
  • rawboned
  • reedy
  • rickety
  • scraggy
  • scrawny
  • skeletal
  • slinky
  • spindly
  • stalky
  • stilt
  • subtle
  • threadlike
  • twiggy
  • underweight
  • wizened
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How to use twiglike in a sentence

There was an unmistakable nod of assent from one of them, and a twiglike arm indicated that Burl should follow him.
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A new explosion of twittering broke out, and a forest of twiglike arms waved back at him.
THE WORSHIPPERSDAMON FRANCIS KNIGHT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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