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like bag of bones

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  • as ingaunt
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Synonyms for like bag of bones

adj undernourished; thin
  • anorexic
  • bony
  • gaunt
  • scrawny
  • skeletal
  • skinny
  • atrophied
  • attenuate
  • attenuated
  • famished
  • lean
  • peaked
  • pinched
  • starved
  • wasted
  • cadaverous
  • consumptive
  • haggard
  • lank
  • like a bag of bones
  • meager
  • skeletonlike
  • skin-and-bones
  • thin as rail
  • underfed
  • wizened

Antonyms for like bag of bones

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