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Synonyms for lanky

Synonyms for (adjective) lanky

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