The new king, Christian VII., could not endure him, and exclaimed, with reference to his lanky figure: "He's stork below and fox above."
The lanky youth had grown into a muscular man with icy green eyes, curly black hair, and chiseled features as cold as his father's.
A lanky boy in his late teens stood beside the bed.
The gardener aims usually at producing stout, robust, short-jointed stems, instead of long lanky growths defective in woody tissue.
The lanky form standing between her and the door made her gasp.
"Come in, Gerald," Alex responded dryly as he stepped aside to allow the lanky salesman into the room.
As she glanced up, Morino and Alex started down the stairs, the tall lanky foreman taking two at a time.
His eyes lit up, and Bianca flung herself into his arms, thrilled to feel her brother's lanky body again.
Tall and lanky, Jonny didn't look like some sort of inhuman creature.
He was tall and lanky with a huge smile and close-spaced eyes that seemed more soulful than his youthful looks warranted.
To prevent their growing lanky, they should be kept with their heads almost touching the glass; and as the pots get filled with roots they must be shifted into others, 7 or 8 in.
His eyes were dark and warm like Bianca's, his frame just over six feet and still lanky, though he showed signs of starting to fill out.