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skin and bones

see definition of skin and bones
  • as inmeager
  • as inscrawny
  • as inunderweight
  • as inwasted
  • as incadaverous
  • as inskeletal
  • as inemaciated
  • as ingaunt
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Synonyms for skin and bones

adj very thin
  • slim
  • tenuous
  • angular
  • bare
  • beanpole
  • beanstalk
  • bony
  • broomstick
  • emaciated
  • gangling
  • gangly
  • gaunt
  • hungry
  • lacking
  • lank
  • lanky
  • lean
  • lithe
  • little
  • narrow
  • rattleboned
  • rawboned
  • scraggy
  • scrawny
  • skin and bones
  • skinny
  • slender
  • spare
  • starved
  • stinted
  • stunted
  • underfed
  • wanting
  • willowy
  • withered

Antonyms for skin and bones

  • adequate
  • big
  • fat
  • full
  • large
  • liberal
  • plenty
  • substantial
  • sufficient
  • wide
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to skin and bones

cadaverous

adjective. pale, corpselike

emaciated

adjective. undernourished; thin

gaunt

adjective. skinny

meager

adjective. very thin

scrawny

adjective. unhealthily thin

skeletal

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