1. [syn: lissome, lissom, lithe, lithesome, slender, supple, svelte, sylphlike]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Sylphlike \Sylph"like`\, a.
Like a sylph; airy; graceful.
Sometimes a dance . . .
Displayed some sylphlike figures in its maze. --Byron.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: moving and bending with ease [syn: lissome, lissom,
lithe, lithesome, slender, supple, svelte,
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
65 Moby Thesaurus words for "sylphlike":
airy, attenuate, attenuated, boyish, delicate, diaphanous, diluted,
elfin, elfish, elflike, ethereal, faery, fairy, fairyish,
fairylike, fay, fine, fine-drawn, finespun, flimsy, frail, gauzy,
girlish, gnomelike, gnomish, gossamer, gracile, insubstantial,
lacy, light, misty, papery, pixieish, rare, rarefied, slender,
slenderish, slight, slight-made, slim, slimmish, slinky, small,
subtle, svelte, sylphidine, sylphine, sylphish, sylphy, tenuous,
thin, thin-bodied, thin-set, thin-spun, thinnish, threadlike,
vague, wasp-waisted, watered, watered-down, watery, weak, willowy,