Part of speech:
Thin and bony; hollow-eyed and haggard, as from great hunger or age; emaciated
The definition of lean is with little fat.
Tall and lean, or long and slender
Bony and lean; gaunt:
Stunted or straggly:
Having very little bodily flesh or fat, often unattractively so; very thin.
(Of hair) Straight and flat; thin and limp. (often associated with being greasy)
Of poor quality or small amount; not full or rich; inadequate
Of little force or validity; having slight foundation; feeble
Small in amount, degree, or extent; slight; scant; meager
Not elaborate or ornate; simple:
Resembling a twig or twigs, as in slenderness or fragility.
Being, characteristic of, or resembling a weed:
Having much fat in relation to lean
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