sylphlike

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slender and graceful
of or pertaining to a sylph
a sylphlike woman is attractively thin and graceful
Like a sylph; airy; graceful
sylphish
sylph
A slender woman or girl, usually graceful and sometimes with the implication of sublime station over everyday people

Her heart fluttered with expectation---her step was buoyant with hope, and she sprung into the carriage with the lightness of a sylph. — Mary Brunton (1778-1818), Self-Control: A Novel.

sylph
a slender, graceful young woman or girl
sylph
{n} a kind of fairy nymph, a woodnymph
sylph
an elemental being believed to inhabit the air a slender graceful young woman
sylph
An imaginary being inhabiting the air; a fairy
sylph
an "entity" or "elemental" that dwells in the plane of Air or is associated with the AIR Element
sylph
A slender girl, usually graceful and sometimes with the implication of sublime station over everyday people
sylph
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sylph
a slender graceful young woman
sylph
The elemental being of air, usually female
sylph
{i} being that inhabits the air (Mythology); slim and graceful woman or girl
sylph
A slender, graceful woman
sylph
an elemental being believed to inhabit the air
sylph
Any one of several species of very brilliant South American humming birds, having a very long and deeply-forked tail; as, the blue-tailed sylph (Cynanthus cyanurus)
sylph
A wood nymph
sylphlike
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