Origin of lank
OTHER WORDS FROM lanklankly, adverblankness, noun
Words nearby lank
How to use lank in a sentence
The soubrette had a lank young body neatly attired in a store suit and shirt-waist.
His hair and brows and lashes were paler than straw, and his long lank figure was without either distinction or muscularity.
The master manhunter wheeled, saw the lank figure of Jeff Weedham standing in the door.
The door of the rotunda swings open, admitting the tall, lank figure of the Deputy Warden.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
He had the Yankee body, lank and ribbed, and was so tall that his head seemed always looking over a transom.The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson