French translation of 'sinewy'
⇒ a short, sinewy young man
un jeune homme sec et de petite taille
Example Sentences Including 'sinewy'
The man at the centre was tall and sinewy ; with his long, high nose and eyes of blue ice, he looked as fierce as a thallow.The Broken God
Laurent Masson was a tall man with no fat on his sinewy frame; dark-haired, dark-skinned, dark dirt beneath his fingernails.CHAMELEON (2002)
She was a beautiful girl, in a brownish, sinewy kind of way, and tried to live by her principles.THE PRESIDENT'S CHILD (2003)
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Translation of sinewy from the Collins English to French Dictionary