Synonyms of wiry in English:

wiry

adjective

  • 1 a small, wiry man
    sinewy, strong, tough, athletic; lean, spare, thin, stringy, skinny
    literary thewy
    [Antonyms] frail, flabby
  • 2 his wiry black hair
    coarse, rough, stiff, tough, strong; curly, wavy
    [Antonyms] straight smooth
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    Word of the day neoteny
    Pronunciation: nēˈätn-ē
    noun
    retention of juvenile features in the adult animal