Thesaurus / wispy
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He has rather a pimply face, a perpetual grin and damp-looking, wispy, straw-coloured hair.

From Chart House to Bush HutCharles W. L. Bryde

When he'd got through growin' the alfalfa, though, his pep seemed to give out, and the rest of him was as wispy as a schoolgirl.

The boys were dismayed as they drew closer to see that the Castle was enveloped in a wispy smoke which seeped out from the woods.

The wispy youth shrugged his shoulders and growled some inarticulate reply in monosyllable.

His hair was mangy, standing out in isolated patches of wispy grey.

The coals of the dying fire laid strange tints of color on Kyla's face and shoulders and the wispy waves of her dark hair.

The Planet SaversMarion Zimmer Bradley

He is too long and 'boss-looking,' his whiskers are too straight and wispy, and his blue eyes too vacant and far-away.

Betty GrierJoseph Waugh

Were up against it, Wispy, she murmured, opening the throttle and pulling back her stick.

The sound that originated there was so faint and wispy that only a very sensitive ear could have detected it.

Swamp CatJames Arthur Kjelgaard

The professor-commander was very old, with wispy gray hair and a network of wrinkles surrounding his eyes.

Sense of ObligationHenry Maxwell Dempsey (AKA Harry Harrison)

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