Definition of lank:
balding, gaunt, meager, thin, fat, flaccid, bushy, slender, bristly, all skin and bones, spare, lanky, skinny, bald, bouffant, bedhead, slender, bad hair day, thin as a rail, scrawny, fleshless, weedy, spindly, long, lean, meager, bony, yielding, twiggy, body, droopy, rawboned, close-cropped, angular, coiffed, slim, floppy.
- "The Lash", Olin L. Lyman.
- "The Dop Doctor", Clotilde Inez Mary Graves.
- "Sweet Cicely Or Josiah Allen as a Politician", Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley).