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lis·somealso lis·som (lĭs′əm)
1. Moving or able to move with grace and ease; lithe and graceful.
2. Easily bent; supple.
[Alteration of lithesome.]
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or lis•som(ˈlɪs əm)
1. lithe and graceful; supple; lithesome.
2. agile, nimble, or active.
[1790–1800; assimilated form of *lithsome, variant of lithesome]
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