Definition of 'beanpole'
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The dress she was wearing had been in a bundle deposited by a beanpole of a weekender. TICKLED PINK (2002)He was a beanpole of a man with dark hair, greying slightly at the temples. ROSES ARE FOR THE RICH (2002)She may not be a couturier's beanpole, but men liked something to get hold of. YELLOW BIRD (2002)
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Used Rarely. beanpole is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of beanpole from the Collins English Dictionary
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