Definition of "sylphlike" []

  • Of or pertaining to a sylph (adjective)
  • Slender and graceful (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sylphlike" in a sentence
  • ""I've always been a good eater," says sylphlike Bernstein, a former ballet dancer."
  • "The mood is not indigo but sepia and the action – what there is of it – takes place in an authentically frumpy suburban sitting room designer Alison Chitty furnished with bulbous sofas and sad, sylphlike Lesley Manville."
  • "After this winter especially, if you've been patrolling farmers' markets since March for signs of miniature vegetables, sylphlike asparagus and potatoes the size of 24-carat diamonds, you are not alone."