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Definition of long-limbed in English:

adjective

Tall with long legs and arms: a beautiful long-limbed dancer
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  • A long-limbed young man lopes past me, wearing sunglasses and carrying an umbrella for shade.
  • Smith is a long-limbed, athletic player, and his biggest asset is his perimeter shot.
  • There's her Amazonian height for one thing (she admits to 5ft 11, although, long-limbed and imposing in the flesh, she could easily be taller).

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Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
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