adjective, lith·er, lith·est.
Words nearby lithe
Origin of lithe
OTHER WORDS FROM lithelithe·ly, adverblithe·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for lithesome
Out of the wonderful nowhere, Into the lowly here; Laughing and loving and lithesome, And radiating cheer.Trench Ballads and Other Verses|Erwin Clarkson Garrett
The long, yellow wave curled inwards from both flanks, the men going forward with quick, lithesome steps.
He was as lithesome as an Indian, and could outdo him in some physical efforts and endurance.
He saw another trading Post, and a fair, lithesome form walking up the trail, and humming catches of an old song.The Chief of the Ranges|H. A. Cody
The lithesome maiden stood thrice-fair, Her eyes like gems agleam!Life Immovable|Kostes Palamas