loose-limbed

[loos-limd]
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adjective

having supple arms and legs: a loose-limbed athlete.

Nearby words

  1. loose-fitting,
  2. loose-footed,
  3. loose-joint hinge,
  4. loose-jointed,
  5. loose-leaf,
  6. loose-lipped,
  7. loose-tongued,
  8. loosebox,
  9. loosely,
  10. loosen

Origin of loose-limbed

First recorded in 1815–25

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British Dictionary definitions for loose-limbed

loose-limbed

adjective

(of a person) having supple limbs
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