Synonyms for gangly

Synonyms for (adj) gangly

Synonyms: gangling, gangly, lanky

Definition: tall and thin

Similar words: thin, lean

Definition: lacking excess flesh

Usage: you can't be too rich or too thin; Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look-Shakespeare

Synonyms: gangling, gangly, rangy, lanky

Definition: tall and thin and having long slender limbs

Usage: a gangling teenager; a lanky kid transformed almost overnight into a handsome young man

Similar words: tall

Definition: great in vertical dimension; high in stature

Usage: tall people; tall buildings; tall trees; tall ships

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