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Lissom Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    lissom adj : gracefully slender; moving and bending with ease [syn: lissome, lithe, lithesome, slender, supple, svelte, sylphlike]
Lissom Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Lissom \Lis"som\, Lissome \Lis"some\ (l[i^]s"s[u^]m), a. [For lithesome.]
  1. Limber; supple; flexible; lithe; lithesome. Straight, but as lissome as a hazel wand. --Tennyson.
  2. Light; nimble; active. --Halliwell. -- Lis"some*ness, n.

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