Part of speech:
Thin and bony; hollow-eyed and haggard, as from great hunger or age; emaciated
Inadequate nutrition; poor nourishment resulting from insufficient food, improper diet, etc.
Full and rounded in form; chubby
Of little force or validity; having slight foundation; feeble
Of poor quality or small amount; not full or rich; inadequate
Stunted or straggly:
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
Bony and lean:
Having little or no space between elements or parts; tight and compact:
So as barely to avoid or pass injury or loss; close; narrow.
(Of hair) Straight and flat; thin and limp. (often associated with being greasy)
Not adequate in quality or quantity; inferior:
Falling short of a specific measure:
Relatively great in extent from one surface to the opposite, usually in the smallest solid dimension; not thin:
Understanding and tolerant; liberal:
Large enough to fire powerful shells:
Above the normal, desirable, or allowed weight
Bony and lean; gaunt:
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