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bony

see definition of bony
  • adjof or like bone
  • adjthin
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Synonyms for bony

adj of or like bone
  • skeletal
  • osseous
  • anatomical
  • hard
  • ossified

Antonyms for bony

  • beefy
  • fat
  • heavy
  • overweight
  • plump
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to bony

angular

adjective. thin, especially referring to people
  • awkward
  • bony
  • gangling
  • gaunt
  • lank
  • lanky
  • lean
  • rangy
  • rawboned
  • scrawny
  • sharp
  • skinny
  • spare

emaciated

adjective. undernourished; thin

gangling

adjective. rangy

gangly

adjective. gangling

gaunt

adjective. skinny

lank

adjective. thin
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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