Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Definitions for svelte
- Slender, especially gracefully slender in figure.
- Suave; blandly urbane.
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Citations for svelte
In 1944 his mother had been a relatively svelte one hundred and eighty pounds.
“When I walk under one of the pathway lamps and look down you can indeed see the silhouette of my body which doesn’t look quite as svelte and hourglassy as I believe it did just an hour ago when I was admiring myself in the mirror.