stalky

[ staw-kee ]
/ ˈstɔ ki /

adjective, stalk·i·er, stalk·i·est.

abounding in stalks.
stalklike; long and slender.

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Origin of stalky

First recorded in 1545–55; stalk1 + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM stalky

stalk·i·ly, adverbstalk·i·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for stalky

stalky
/ (ˈstɔːkɪ) /

adjective stalkier or stalkiest

like a stalk; slender and tall
having or abounding in stalks

Derived forms of stalky

stalkily, adverbstalkiness, noun
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