OTHER WORDS FROM limbedun·der·limbed, adjective
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How to use limbed in a sentence
The story of all land animals begins with a squat-limbed, long-bodied swamp fish.Our four-legged ancestors evolved from sea to land astonishingly quickly|Sara Chodosh|August 23, 2021|Popular-Science
This is just another thing that they are able to do that may be more difficult for limbed animals, giving the snakes, for lack of a better word, a leg up.These snakes wiggle up smooth poles by turning their bodies into ‘lassoes’|Kate Baggaley|January 13, 2021|Popular-Science
“They were longer-limbed, they rotated their torsos much faster, and sometimes they were taller,” he says.The Battle of the Sexes Is Back: Serena vs. the Men|Kevin Fixler|August 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I was trapped in an eerie artistic fifth dimension, feeling misty-eyed and heavy-limbed.
From his earliest youth Pierre Franois, handsome and long-limbed, hot-blooded and vain, thirsted after adventure.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
He was handsome, with the olive-tinted warmth of his southern homefairly tall, straight-limbed and lithea picture of poetic grace.The Fifth String |John Philip Sousa
Many of the horses were sleek, glossy, and fine-limbed, like racers; others were strong-boned and rough.The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands|R.M. Ballantyne
Lieutenant Ralph Thurstane was a tall, full-chested, finely-limbed gladiator of perhaps four and twenty.Overland|John William De Forest
Their horses are small and slender-limbed, but very active and capable of enduring great fatigue.
British Dictionary definitions for limbed
- having limbs
- (in combination)short-limbed; strong-limbed