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willowy

[ wil-oh-ee ]
/ 藞w瑟l o蕣 i /
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adjective, wil路low路i路er, wil路low路i路est.
pliant; lithe.
(of a person) tall, slender, and moving gracefully.
abounding with willows.
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Origin of willowy

First recorded in 1760鈥70; willow + -y1
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British Dictionary definitions for willowy

willowy
/ (藞w瑟l蓹蕣瑟) /

adjective
slender and graceful
flexible or pliant
covered or shaded with willows
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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