scrawniness
noun see scrawny

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • scrawniness — n. thinness, leanness, quality of being very skinny …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scrawniness — scrawn·i·ness …   English syllables

  • scrubbiness — noun the property of being stunted and inferior in size or quality the scrawniness of sickly trees • Syn: ↑scrawniness • Derivationally related forms: ↑scrubby, ↑scrawny (for: ↑scrawniness) …   Useful english dictionary

  • skinniness — noun the bodily property of lacking flesh • Syn: ↑scrawniness • Derivationally related forms: ↑scrawny (for: ↑scrawniness), ↑skinny • Hypernyms: ↑leanness, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • scrawny — adjective (scrawnier; est) Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1833 exceptionally thin and slight or meager in body or size < scrawny scrub cattle > Synonyms: see lean • scrawniness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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