adjective, lank·er, lank·est.
Words nearby lank
Origin of lank
OTHER WORDS FROM lanklank·ly, adverblank·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for lanker
These birds are the size of a turkey-cock; but they are lanker and more angular in form.
They grew lanker and lanker every day, and we soon saw that they would not be able to stand it in the long run.The South Pole, Volumes 1 and 2|Roald Amundsen
Dicky grew slighter and lanker, dark about the eyes, and weaker.A Child of the Jago|Arthur Morrison