ungracefully tall and thinHe was six feet four, all lanky and leggy.
a gangling teenager dressed in jeans and trainers
a tall, thin man with grey hair
She was thin and spare, with a shapely intelligent face.
He had an angular face with prominent cheekbones.
Looking gaunt and tired, he denied there was anything to worry about.
an old man with a bony face and white hair
a scrawny woman with dyed black hair
a flock of scraggy sheep
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in the sense of angular
lean and bonyHe had an angular face with prominent cheekbones.
in the sense of bony
thinan old man with a bony face and white hair
in the sense of gaunt
bony and emaciated in appearanceLooking gaunt and tired, he denied there was anything to worry about.
lanky 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
Life on the edge
The desire to push the boundaries has been a motivator in many a daring expedition, testing the human spirit and physical abilities to the utmost. Indulge your adventurous spirit by exploring some associated ‘extreme’ vocabulary. Will you have the survival skills to master our quiz?