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sylph

sylph

 
 
pronunciation:
sIlf
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: in myth, any of a group of beings that inhabit the air.
definition 2: a slender, graceful woman or girl.
She secretly wished the sylph talking to her boyfriend would blow away in the wind.
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derivation: sylphlike (adj.)