wispy

[wis-pee]
adjective, wispier, wispiest.
being a wisp or in wisps; wisplike: a wispy plant.
Also, wispish.


Origin:
1710–20; wisp + -y1

wispily, adverb
wispiness, noun
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wispy (ˈwɪspɪ)
 
adj , wispier, wispiest
wisplike; delicate, faint, light, etc
 
wispily
 
adv
 
wispiness
 
n

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Example sentences
He is tall and thin and has a round face and wispy gray-blond hair.
They can be wispy and weak and they can be bold enough to garner shading on
  themselves.
If the anvil is thin, fuzzy, and wispy then the updraft probably is not as
  strong.
Wispy and tall, the plant's fronds sway in the wind, adding movement to the
  garden.
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