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Supplemental or added to something.
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  1. Supplemental or added to something.
  2. Added; more; extra
(Obs.) Extravagant; prodigal
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  1. (Obs.) Extravagant; prodigal
  2. Being beyond what is required or sufficient.
  3. Not needed; unnecessary; irrelevant
Exceeding the required or desired number or amount; superfluous:
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  1. Exceeding the required or desired number or amount; superfluous:
  2. Exceeding a fixed, prescribed, or standard number; extra:
(--- Metallurgy) Low in mineral contents:
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  1. (--- Metallurgy) Low in mineral contents:
  2. (--- Chemistry) Lacking in combustible material:
  3. Not fleshy or fat; thin.
Tall, thin, and often ungainly.
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  1. Tall, thin, and often ungainly.
  2. Tall and lean, or long and slender
  3. (Informal) Somewhat lank; tall, slim, and rather ungraceful or awkward.
Small in width or girth; narrow
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  1. Small in width or girth; narrow
  2. Small in amount or extent; meager:
  3. Thin and delicate in build; gracefully slim:
Having little flesh; lean.
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  1. Having little flesh; lean.
  2. Of poor quality or small amount; not full or rich; inadequate
  3. Thin; lean; emaciated
Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny:
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  1. Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny:
  2. Sparsely supplied or provided; scanty:
  3. Watery:
Not costly or luxurious; inexpensive or meager
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  1. Not costly or luxurious; inexpensive or meager
  2. Practicing or marked by economy, as in the expenditure of money or the use of material resources.
  3. Simple or costing little; meager or inexpensive:
To refrain or abstain
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  1. To refrain or abstain
  2. To refrain from; resist:
  3. (Now Chiefly Dial.) To endure; tolerate
To show forgiveness; be inclined to forgive
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  1. To show forgiveness; be inclined to forgive
  2. To relent in being angry or in wishing to exact punishment for (an offense or fault).
  3. To give up resentment against or stop wanting to punish (someone) for an offense or fault; pardon.
To use gently; spare
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  1. To use gently; spare
  2. To look like; resemble in facial features
  3. (Chiefly Southern US) To resemble in appearance:
To pronounce clear of guilt or blame.
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  1. To pronounce clear of guilt or blame.
  2. To give religious absolution to
  3. To relieve of a requirement or obligation.
To relieve (a ship, for example) of a burden or of contents; unload.
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  1. To relieve (a ship, for example) of a burden or of contents; unload.
  2. To shoot:
  3. To relieve oneself or itself of (a burden, load, etc.)
To prepare and give out (medicines, prescriptions, etc.)
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  1. To prepare and give out (medicines, prescriptions, etc.)
  2. To give or deal out, especially in parts or portions:
  3. To exempt; excuse
To release from an obligation, duty, promise, etc.
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  1. To release from an obligation, duty, promise, etc.
  2. To apologize for (oneself) for an act that could cause offense:
  3. To give permission to leave; release:
(Obsolete) To set apart; isolate.
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  1. (Obsolete) To set apart; isolate.
  2. To free from an obligation, duty, or liability to which others are subject:
To cause to explode.
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  1. To cause to explode.
  2. (Idiomatic) To forgive and not punish.
To cause a lessening or alleviation of:
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  1. To cause a lessening or alleviation of:
  2. (Baseball) To serve as a relief pitcher
  3. To ease, lighten, or reduce (pain, anxiety, etc.)
To economize:
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  1. To economize:
  2. To use carefully or sparingly, avoiding waste:
  3. To keep from being damaged, lost, or wasted; save
To use or manage with thrift:
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  1. To use or manage with thrift:
  2. To practice economy, as by avoiding waste or reducing expenditures.
  3. To avoid waste or needless expenditure; reduce expenses
To keep in a safe or healthy condition:
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  1. To keep in a safe or healthy condition:
  2. To treat with care by avoiding fatigue, wear, or damage; spare:
  3. To set free from the consequences of sin; redeem:
  1. Excessive or superfluous
  2. Unwanted; superfluous; in the way
  3. Too much; too many
Being more than is usual, required, or permitted:
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  1. Being more than is usual, required, or permitted:
  2. More than usual; extra; surplus
Subject to an additional charge:
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  1. Subject to an additional charge:
  2. More than or beyond what is usual, normal, expected, or necessary:
  3. Beyond what is due, usual, expected, or necessary; extraneous; additional; supernumerary.
Superfluous
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  1. Superfluous
  2. Superfluous; unnecessary:
  3. Done or observed beyond the degree required or expected
(Obs.) Extravagant; prodigal
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  1. (Obs.) Extravagant; prodigal
  2. Being beyond what is required or sufficient.
  3. Not needed; unnecessary; irrelevant
Exceeding the required or desired number or amount; superfluous:
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  1. Exceeding the required or desired number or amount; superfluous:
  2. That exceeds or is beyond the regular or prescribed number; extra
Designating or of commodities (specif., certain excess farm products) bought, stored, distributed, etc. by the government under the Federal price-support program
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  1. Designating or of commodities (specif., certain excess farm products) bought, stored, distributed, etc. by the government under the Federal price-support program
  2. Being more than or in excess of what is needed or required:
  3. Forming a surplus; excess; extra
Extremely scanty; meager.
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  1. Extremely scanty; meager.
  2. Scanty; little; small; meager
Having little flesh; lean.
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  1. Having little flesh; lean.
  2. Of poor quality or small amount; not full or rich; inadequate
  3. Thin; lean; emaciated
Deficient or lacking in a specified resource or quality:
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  1. Deficient or lacking in a specified resource or quality:
  2. Eliciting or deserving pity; pitiable:
  3. Not adequate in quality or quantity; inferior:
(Chiefly Southern US) Sickly; ill.
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  1. (Chiefly Southern US) Sickly; ill.
  2. Of inferior size, strength, or significance; weak:
Very little, very few.
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  1. Very little, very few.
  2. Inadequate in size or amount; not enough; meager
  3. Not full, large, or plentiful; scarcely sufficient; scanty; meager; not enough.
Narrow; small; close
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  1. Narrow; small; close
  2. Small or insufficient in amount, size, or extent:
  3. Not covering a considerable amount of the body:
Inadequate, as in size or fullness, especially through economizing or stinting:
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  1. Inadequate, as in size or fullness, especially through economizing or stinting:
  2. Barely or not quite enough; somewhat less in size, fullness, etc. than is needed; scanty
  3. Small or inadequate; not generous, or of a garment, very small, light, or revealing.
Thinly spread or distributed; not dense or crowded
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  1. Thinly spread or distributed; not dense or crowded
  2. Occurring, growing, or settled at widely spaced intervals; not thick or dense.
Giving or spending reluctantly.
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  1. Giving or spending reluctantly.
  2. Stinging or capable of stinging
  3. Scanty or meager:
Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny:
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  1. Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny:
  2. Sparsely supplied or provided; scanty:
  3. Watery:
(Slang) Contemptibly small; meager:
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  1. (Slang) Contemptibly small; meager:
  2. (Informal) Contemptibly slight, worthless, or skimpy
  3. Small in amount, contemptibly so.
Rigid, stiff, and unyielding in character or disposition:
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  1. Rigid, stiff, and unyielding in character or disposition:
  2. Lacking grace or smoothness; awkward:
  3. Bony and lean; gaunt:
Full of bones:
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  1. Full of bones:
  2. Lean; scrawny.
  3. Thin; emaciated
Without flesh, lacking flesh.
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Looking grim, forbidding, or desolate
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  1. Looking grim, forbidding, or desolate
  2. Thin and bony; hollow-eyed and haggard, as from great hunger or age; emaciated
  3. Thin or emaciated:
Hanging straight and limp; not curly
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  1. Hanging straight and limp; not curly
  2. Long, straight, and limp:
  3. Slender or lean
Tall and lean, or long and slender
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  1. Tall and lean, or long and slender
  2. (Informal) Somewhat lank; tall, slim, and rather ungraceful or awkward.
  3. Tall, thin, and often ungainly.
With little flesh or fat; thin; spare
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  1. With little flesh or fat; thin; spare
  2. (--- Chemistry) Lacking in combustible material:
  3. Not fleshy or fat; thin.
Having little flesh; lean.
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  1. Having little flesh; lean.
  2. Of poor quality or small amount; not full or rich; inadequate
  3. Thin; lean; emaciated
Having a lean, gaunt frame with prominent bones.
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  1. Having a lean, gaunt frame with prominent bones.
  2. (Of a person) thin and bony, having prominent bones, rugged but not necessarily handsome
  3. Lean; gaunt
Stunted or scrubby
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  1. Stunted or scrubby
  2. Stunted or straggly:
  3. Very thin; skinny and bony
Of inadequate size, growth, etc.
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  1. Of inadequate size, growth, etc.
  2. Having very little bodily flesh or fat, often unattractively so; very thin.
  3. Having little width; narrow:
Small in width or girth; narrow
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  1. Small in width or girth; narrow
  2. Small in amount or extent; meager:
  3. Thin and delicate in build; gracefully slim:
Small in girth or thickness in proportion to height or length; slender.
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  1. Small in girth or thickness in proportion to height or length; slender.
  2. Small in quantity or amount; meager:
Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny:
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  1. Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny:
  2. Sparsely supplied or provided; scanty:
  3. Watery:
Slender, delicate, etc. like a twig
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  1. Slender, delicate, etc. like a twig
  2. Full of or covered with twigs
  3. (Of a person) Thin and angular.
Being, characteristic of, or resembling a weed:
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  1. Being, characteristic of, or resembling a weed:
  2. Full of or consisting of weeds:
  3. Lean, lanky, ungainly, etc.
Not fleshy or fat; thin.
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  1. Not fleshy or fat; thin.
  2. Containing little excess or waste; spare:
  3. (--- Chemistry) Lacking in combustible material:
Experiencing a feeling of constriction:
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  1. Experiencing a feeling of constriction:
  2. Stretched or drawn out fully:
  3. Barely profitable:
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