Synonyms for wiry

Synonyms for (adjective) wiry

Synonyms: wiry

Definition: of hair that resembles wire in stiffness

Usage: wiry red hair

Similar words: hirsute, haired, hairy

Definition: having or covered with hair

Usage: Jacob was a hairy man; a hairy caterpillar


Synonyms: stringy, wiry

Definition: lean and sinewy

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