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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
He studied Persis; how beautiful she was, how soft and gracile, how apt to endearments!What Will People Say?|Rupert Hughes
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.
She heard it, too, for the gracile fingers fell from the strings.The Valiants of Virginia|Hallie Erminie Rives