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malnourished

see definition of malnourished
  • as inskinny
  • as instarving/starved
  • as inunderweight
  • as instarving
  • as inunderfed
  • as instarved
  • as inanorexic
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Synonyms for malnourished

adj very thin
  • angular
  • bony
  • gaunt
  • lanky
  • scrawny
  • slender
  • lean
  • spare
  • emaciated
  • lank
  • like a rail
  • malnourished
  • rawboned
  • scraggy
  • skeletal
  • skin-and-bone
  • twiggy
  • undernourished
  • underweight

Antonyms for malnourished

  • fat
  • heavy
  • plump
  • thick
  • chubby
  • large
  • overweight
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more starved

adjective. hungry
  • anorexic
  • emaciated
  • famished
  • macerated
  • malnourished
  • ravenous
  • undernourished
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