LANK, a. [Gr. probably allied to flank.]

1. Loose or lax and easily yielding to pressure; not distended; not stiff or firm by distension; not plump; as a lank bladder or purse.

The clergy's bags are lank and lean with thy extortions.

2. Thin; slender; meager; not full and firm; as a lank body.

3. Languid; drooping. [See Languish.]