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lithe
used in David Copperfield

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Definition a graceful, flexible body — often implying thinness

or:

graceful, flexible body movement
  • One morning when I went into the parlour with my books, I found my mother looking anxious, Miss Murdstone looking firm, and Mr. Murdstone binding something round the bottom of a cane — a lithe and limber cane, which he left off binding when I came in, and poised and switched in the air.
    Chapters 4-6 (30% in)

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