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Origin of gracile
OTHER WORDS FROM gracilegra·cil·i·ty [gra-sil-i-tee, gruh-], /græˈsɪl ɪ ti, grə-/, grac·ile·ness, noun
Words nearby gracile
Example sentences from the Web for gracile
Beatrice suggests to me something slim and gracile rather than two hundred pounds of hump-backed and enterprising pork.The Red Cow and Her Friends|Peter McArthur
Before he recognized the olive-green tailor suit which he had come to know, he noticed the firm yet gracile move of her.The Readjustment|Will Irwin
Varro ascribes to him the gracile genus dicendi, the distinguishing features of which were venustas and subtilitas.
The varied activities of the life of a leopard are what have developed the sinuous gracile strength we so admire.Our Androcentric Culture, or The Man Made World|Charlotte Perkins Gilman
She heard it, too, for the gracile fingers fell from the strings.The Valiants of Virginia|Hallie Erminie Rives