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Definition of "lankiness" [lank•i•ness]

  • The state or condition of being lanky. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lankiness" in a sentence
  • "Teammates tease you about: "Because of my lankiness, they call me Big Bird.""
  • ""The Illusionist" aptly captures Hulot's lankiness, long strides, sometimes hunched torso -- everything right down to the highly hiked pants here, a striking magenta and very visible socks."
  • "Much as his forthcoming sitcom, Life's Too Short, mines stature for laughs, Merchant ruthlessly exploits his lankiness."