Part of speech:
Having little width; narrow:
Looking grim, forbidding, or desolate
(--- Metallurgy) Low in mineral contents:
Gaunt or meager
Tall and lean, or long and slender
Deficient in richness, fertility, or vigor; feeble:
Bony and lean:
Measured by an angle
Thin and delicate in build; gracefully slim:
Small in girth or thickness in proportion to height or length; slender.
Being in excess of what is needed; extra:
Of or like a weed or weeds, as in rapid, rank growth
Weighing less than is normal, healthy, or required.
Stunted in growth; undersized or inferior
Find another word for scrawny. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for scrawny, like: skinny, thin, all skin and bones, gaunt, lean, (colloq.) angular, bony, lank, lanky, meager and rawboned.