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1. gangling, gangly, lanky, rangy

tall and thin and having long slender limbs

Example Sentences:
'a gangling teenager'
'a lanky kid transformed almost overnight into a handsome young man'

2. rangy

adapted to wandering or roaming

3. rangy

allowing ample room for ranging

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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adjectiveWord forms: rangier or rangiest
(of animals or people) having long slender limbs
adapted to wandering or roaming
allowing considerable freedom of movement; spacious; roomy

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adjectiveWord forms: ˈrangier or ˈrangiest
able or inclined to range about
2.  US
long-limbed and slender
rangy cattle
3.  US
having an open range; spacious

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of rangy
adj. rang·i·er, rang·i·est
1. Having long slender limbs.
2. Inclined to rove.
3. Providing ample range; roomy.

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