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She wasn’t in such great shape upon arrival — severely emaciated, with lots of unchanneled energy.
FOR SOME DOGS (AND HUMANS), THE PANDEMIC ADOPTION RUSH WAS MOSTLY A WAITING GAMEHAU CHUJUNE 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Birds with salmonellosis become dehydrated and emaciated, eventually dying of starvation.
YOUR DIRTY BIRD FEEDER COULD BE SPREADING DISEASEMELISSA HARTFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He was tall, angular, and emaciated, and his features were cast in a most irregular mould.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
Though he had a full, round face and a large head, his body was emaciated and did not develop properly.
THE VALUE OF A PRAYING MOTHERISABEL C. BYRUM
The emaciated face turned greenish-yellow, but in a moment he seemed to recover, and continued working.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
When she entered the door her eyes fell upon her husband lying in the corner, so weak and emaciated that he could scarcely stir.
PORTRAIT AND BIOGRAPHY OF PARSON BROWNLOW, THE TENNESSEE PATRIOTWILLIAM GANNAWAY BROWNLOW
He meets a shepherd's daughter, who offers him food out of compassion for his emaciated and miserable condition.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IJOHN LORD
An invalid couch stood in front of the window, and upon it lay a pale, emaciated woman, breathing quickly and feebly.
MARRIAGE LA MODEMRS. HUMPHRY WARD
One sallow, emaciated peon carried a crucifix, which he had evidently snatched as he flew to the rescue.
A FORTUNE HUNTER; OR, THE OLD STONE CORRALJOHN DUNLOE CARTERET
We dragged our weary and emaciated limbs along until about ten o'clock.
THE EXPEDITIONS OF ZEBULON MONTGOMERY PIKE, VOLUME II (OF 3)ELLIOTT COUES
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WORDS RELATED TO EMACIATED

  • ailing
  • bilious
  • emaciated
  • ill
  • in bad shape
  • peaky
  • poorly
  • sickly
  • under the weather
  • wan
  • anorexic
  • emaciated
  • famished
  • malnourished
  • ravenous
  • undernourished
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