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See definition of atrophied on Dictionary.com
  • as inwasted
  • as inskeletal
  • as inemaciated
  • as inwane
  • as inwaste
  • as inwither
  • as indecay

synonyms for atrophied

  • attenuated
  • famished
  • lean
  • shrivelled
  • starved
  • thin
  • undernourished
  • withered
  • anorexic
  • bony
  • gaunt
  • haggard
  • lank
  • scrawny
  • skeletal
  • skin-and-bones
  • skinny
  • underfed
  • bony
  • emaciated
  • anorexic
  • cadaverous
  • drawn
  • famished
  • gaunt
  • haggard
  • lank
  • lean
  • scrawny
  • shrunken
  • skinny
  • starved
  • thin
  • underfed
  • withered
  • attenuated
  • shrivelled
  • skin and bones
  • skin-and-bones
  • undernourished
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antonyms for atrophied

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  • fat
  • full
  • full
  • thick
  • heavy
  • fat
  • chubby
  • plump
  • overweight
  • raise
  • win
  • reach
  • go up
  • strengthen
  • expand
  • develop
  • rise
  • extend
  • brighten
  • ascend
  • grow
  • increase
  • enlarge
  • enhance
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How to use atrophied in a sentence

There is no reason why in the years to come hand and foot should not both be atrophied.
AMERICAN SKETCHESCHARLES WHIBLEY
Plenty of good air there to fill lungs atrophied by long night hours in the sick atmosphere of the wards.
A SHEAF OF CORNMARY E. MANN
One external opening sufficed to carry off the entire secretion of the gland, and the other openings therefore atrophied.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
But the first has already atrophied considerably, and may easily be recognized as the spiracle.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
Eventually the old mouth and throat atrophied, and one pair of coalesced gill-slits came to serve as the sole mouth.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
Both the epiblast layers comprising the iris are somewhat atrophied, and the outer one is strongly pigmented.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
There is even a large class apparently so completely atrophied mentally as to be unable to follow a simple plot on the stage.
TALKS ON WRITING ENGLISHARLO BATES
They are holding My fate in that atrophied ganglion of theirs which couldn't cerebrate the functions of any single of My cells?'
THE BRAINALEXANDER BLADE
The central government overshadowed and atrophied the parts.
ANCIENT SOCIETYLEWIS HENRY MORGAN
She had been indefatigable in training him, drawing out his atrophied faculties.
NOTWITHSTANDINGMARY CHOLMONDELEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ATROPHIED

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