AskDefine | Define willowy

The Collaborative Dictionary

Willowy \Wil"low*y\, a.
Abounding with willows. [1913 Webster] Where willowy Camus lingers with delight. --Gray. [1913 Webster]
Resembling a willow; pliant; flexible; pendent; drooping; graceful. [1913 Webster]

Word Net

willowy adj : slender and graceful [syn: gracile]



  • (UK) /ˈwɪləʊi/, /"wIl@Ui/
  • (US) /ˈwɪloʊi/, /"wIloUi/


  1. In the context of "of a person": tall, slender and graceful
  2. In the context of "of a place": having willow trees
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