Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!




Definitions from WordNet

Noun spindleshanks has 2 senses
  1. spindlelegs, spindleshanks - a thin person with long thin legs
    --1 is a kind of thin person, skin and bones
  2. spindlelegs, spindleshanks - long thin legs
    --2 is a kind of leg

Definitions from the Web



Spindleshanks is a noun that refers to a person with long, thin legs. Additionally, it can be used as an adjective to describe someone or something with elongated and slender legs or limbs.


  1. Noun: He walked down the runway with his spindleshanks on full display. (Referring to a person with long, thin legs)

  2. Adjective: The graceful gazelle leaped effortlessly with its spindleshanks. (Referring to the gazelle's slender and elongated legs)

Related Products:

spindle spindle horn spindle tree spindleberry spindleberry tree spindled spindlelegs spindles spindleshanks spindly spindrift spine-chilling spine-crawling spine-decalcifying spine-testing spine spinel

Sponsored (shop thru our affiliate link to help maintain this site):

Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus