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Adjective: svelte (svelter,sveltest)  svelt
  1. Showing a high degree of refinement and the assurance that comes from wide social experience
    "his svelte manner";
    - polished, refined, urbane
     
  2. Moving and bending with ease
    "Her hands are white and long and svelte";
    - lissome, lissom, lithe, lithesome, slender, supple, sylphlike
     
  3. Being of delicate or thin build
    - slender, slight, slim

Derived forms: svelter, sveltest

See also: graceful, lean, meager [N. Amer], meagre [Brit, Cdn], sophisticated, thin

Encyclopedia: Svelte