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See definition of undernourishment on Dictionary.com
  • as inemaciation
  • as inmalnutrition

synonyms for undernourishment

  • anorexia
  • atrophy
  • attenuation
  • boniness
  • consumption
  • malnutrition
  • marasmus
  • skinniness
  • starvation
  • tabes
  • thinness
  • wasting
  • withering
  • haggardness
  • wasting away
  • hunger
  • starvation
  • bulimia
  • malnourishment
  • anorexia nervosa
  • dietary deficiency
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How to use undernourishment in a sentence

It was a pretty, young face, but pale and thin from undernourishment.
HUNGRY HEARTSANZIA YEZIERSKA
Her body was lean, but whether from exercise or undernourishment he couldn't be sure.
THE HAPPY MANGERALD WILBURN PAGE
Premature old age, due to overwork and undernourishment, is on its way to be proceeded against as a record of social neglect.
THE FAMILY AND IT'S MEMBERSANNA GARLIN SPENCER
It has been shown that during the period of infancy undernourishment must be extreme to occasion stunting of growth in length.
SCURVY PAST AND PRESENTALFRED FABIAN HESS
Eating sweets instead of other food is also bad and a cause of undernourishment.
FOOD GUIDE FOR WAR SERVICE AT HOMEKATHARINE BLUNT, FRANCES L. SWAIN, AND FLORENCE POWDERMAKER
They do not want a postwar America which suffers from undernourishment or slums--or the dole.
STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESSES OF FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELTFRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The war used him up, I reckon, and anxiety and undernourishment used up his wife and children.
ONE MAN IN HIS TIMEELLEN GLASGOW
In every case undernourishment contributed to their sickness.
PARIAH PLANETMURRAY LEINSTER
What will you recommend for long-continued undernourishment?
PARIAH PLANETMURRAY LEINSTER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO UNDERNOURISHMENT

  • anorexia
  • atrophy
  • attenuation
  • boniness
  • consumption
  • haggardness
  • malnutrition
  • marasmus
  • skinniness
  • starvation
  • tabes
  • thinness
  • undernourishment
  • wasting
  • wasting away
  • withering
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.