adjective, wisp·i·er, wisp·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM wispywisp·i·ly, adverbwisp·i·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for wispy
These animals had soft, wispy, quickly growing wool—finer than today’s best cashmere.
These animals had soft, wispy, quickly growing wool – finer than today’s best cashmere.Llamas Are Having A Moment In The US, But They’ve Been Icons In South America For Millennia|LGBTQ-Editor|December 19, 2020|No Straight News
One 1918 example, in wispy silk chiffon and lace is even trimmed in mink!
The young, wispy models that have been featured in each runway show and look book have done the same.65-Year-Old Linda Rodin Named the Newest Model for The Row|Justin Jones|January 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His scalp was freckled and shiny, with wispy tufts of hair above his ears.
Therefore, I assume, he is politically at odds with the wispy-bearded ultra-Orthodox men surrounding us.Attending Rabbi Ovadia Yosef’s Funeral as a Secular Jewish Woman|Michelle Bubis|October 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She favors wispy white dresses and can spend hours arranging flowers.
The wispy youth shrugged his shoulders and growled some inarticulate reply in monosyllable.
A lanky youth in shirt-sleeves, with a mud-coloured, wispy face, was presiding over the transactions.
Within the round changing frame of wispy vapor two men sat by a fire of logs and branches.Lazarre|Mary Hartwell Catherwood
He was short and pudgy, with a halo of wispy hair and the coldest, grimmest eyes that Wyman had ever seen.The Syndic|C.M. Kornbluth
She turned away from him, her arms flung above her head and wispy hair veiling her damp cheek.The Happy End|Joseph Hergesheimer