long-limbed

long-limbed

adj
having long limbs
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long-limbed

[ˌlɒŋˈlɪmd] ADJpatilargo
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A spear's length in front of them sat the spare and long-limbed figure of Black Simon, the Norwich fighting man, his fierce, deep-lined face framed in steel, and the silk guidon marked with the five scarlet roses slanting over his right shoulder.
They were a man and woman; or perhaps they would be better described as a male and female: for the former was one of those long-limbed, knock-kneed, shambling, bony people, to whom it is difficult to assign any precise age,--looking as they do, when they are yet boys, like undergrown men, and when they are almost men, like overgrown boys.
But here on this same road you might have seen amongst these heavy men a being lithe, supple, and long-limbed, straight like a pine with something striving up- wards in his appearance as though the heart with- in him had been buoyant.
The long-limbed Bjelica is the perfect physical specimen for basketball.
But the long-limbed Korean will be up against a talent-laden roster toughened up by a slew of Thai aces coming off a stint in Ladies Professional Golf Association of Taiwan, including Saraporn Chamchoi and former LPGT leg winner Supakchaya Pattaranakrueang.
You enter, full of hope that you'll look like a supermodel, only to find out that once you've struggled into the desired garment you're actually a lardy heffalump crammed into skinny jeans meant for long-limbed teenagers.
Mainstream thinking has for years steered us toward the tousle-haired, perkyboobed, long-limbed, uber-tanned look we see at the Victoria's Secret shows.
Long-limbed Atienza was physically well-matched by the six-foot guest artist Buczko.
Hall was a fascinating prospect coming out of Northern Iowa, where the long-limbed (nearly 35-inch arms!) playmaker played almost every position in the secondary.
Hillary Hurley of Petron, right, battles long-limbed Jeanine Mae Horton of Cignal above the net in the Philippine Superliga Grand Prix yesterday at the Sta.
She invited her The girls believed the long-limbed and faceless Slender Man would be impressed their actions school friends Anissa and Payton Leutner, also 12.
As the Tall Woman in Balanchine's "Rubies," long-limbed Hannah Fischer injects a saucy mischievousness into the choreography's almost jazzy angularity.