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See definition of gauntness on Dictionary.com
  • as inthinness
  • as inthinness

synonyms for gauntness

  • emaciation
  • lankiness
  • leanness
  • scrawniness
  • skinniness
  • slenderness
  • delicacy
  • emaciation
  • fineness
  • inadequacy
  • meagerness
  • rarity
  • scantiness
  • shallowness
  • slimness
  • spareness
  • sparseness
  • tenuity
  • incompactness
  • subtilization
  • subtilty

antonyms for gauntness

MOST RELEVANT
  • avoirdupois
  • fatness
  • solidity
  • thickness
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How to use gauntness in a sentence

Save for a certain wolfish gauntness, the bandolero was almost himself.
THE WOLF CUBPATRICK CASEY
He was surprised at the size of these timber wolves and at their gauntness.
ON THE YUKON TRAILROY J. SNELL
The pallor and gauntness of the concentration camp lay upon him, but his race was used to oppression.
FUTURIA FANTASIA, SPRING 1940VARIOUS
It is the stubbled chin that completes the gauntness of the shipwrecked countenance.
MY DANISH SWEETHEART., VOLUME 2 OF 3WILLIAM CLARK RUSSELL
Kenny knew by the flurried brightness of his eyes sunk deep in the yellowed gauntness of his face that he was drunk.
KENNYLEONA DALRYMPLE
Sir Richmond's brown gauntness was, he noted, greatly set off by his suit of grey.
THE SECRET PLACES OF THE HEARTH. G. WELLS
His features, always inclined to gauntness, became even sharper and more pronounced.
THE MAN FROM ARCHANGELA. CONAN DOYLE
The maxillary bones, which his indescribable gauntness caused to protrude, formed deep cavities in the centre of both cheeks.
SARRASINEHONORE DE BALZAC
She hadn't been prepared for this altered man with his limp and his gauntness and his strained intensity.
THE KINGDOM ROUND THE CORNERCONINGSBY DAWSON
His face had lost something of its hint of gauntness, even before his chief engineer had swung down from the saddle.
THEN I'LL COME BACK TO YOULARRY EVANS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GAUNTNESS

  • delicacy
  • emaciation
  • fineness
  • gauntness
  • inadequacy
  • incompactness
  • meagerness
  • rarity
  • scantiness
  • shallowness
  • slimness
  • spareness
  • sparseness
  • subtilization
  • subtilty
  • tenuity
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.