Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of runtish in English:
Stunted in growth; undersized: most animals let their runtish or sickly offspring die
More example sentences
- In this gripping, deftly paced story, a runtish boy dreams of joining the older boys of his village in their raids on trawlers and yachts on the Indian Ocean.
- It's an ungainly beast of a machine: a wooden bicycle with handlebars like great bull's horns, two runtish wooden wheels, a chunky frame and no pedals.
- For the most part, East Tennessee deer are rather runtish, particularly in the antler department.
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