What does Skinny mean?

Definitions for Skinny
ˈskɪn iSkin·ny

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. skinnyadjective

    confidential information about a topic or person

    "he wanted the inside skinny on the new partner"

  2. scraggy, boney, scrawny, skinny, underweight, weedyadjective

    being very thin

    "a child with skinny freckled legs"; "a long scrawny neck"

  3. skinnyadjective

    of or relating to or resembling skin

  4. tight-fitting, tightfitting, tight fitting, tightly fitting, skinnyadjective

    fitting snugly

    "a tightly-fitting cover"; "tight-fitting clothes"

  5. cheeseparing, close, near, penny-pinching, skinnyadjective

    giving or spending with reluctance

    "our cheeseparing administration"; "very close (or near) with his money"; "a penny-pinching miserly old man"

Wiktionary

  1. skinnynoun

    A skinny person

  2. skinnynoun

    The details or facts; especially, those obtained by gossip or rumor.

    She called to get the skinny on the latest goings-on in the club.

  3. skinnynoun

    A state of nakedness; nudity.

  4. skinnyadjective

    Having little flesh and fat; slim; slender; narrow; thin, generally beyond what looks beautiful.

    Her recent weight loss has made her look rather skinny than slender

  5. skinnyadjective

    Low-fat.

  6. skinnyadjective

    Naked; nude (chiefly used in the phrase skinny dipping).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Skinnyadjective

    consisting, or chiefly consisting, of skin; wanting flesh

Freebase

  1. Skinny

    Skinny was a band from London, which released two albums over a course of four years. Their most successful song, "Failure", was included on both albums.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Skinny in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Skinny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Skinny in a Sentence

  1. Kelly Clarkson:

    I don't obsess about my weight, which is probably one of the reasons why other people have such a problem with it, there are just some people who are born skinny and with a great metabolism – that is not me. I wish I had a better metabolism.

  2. Mark Lamb:

    Last week, our investigators began an investigation after seeing an online ad for teenage girls to come out to a skinny-dipping party at a pool in Scottsdale, one of our investigators noticed this ad and responded to the ad as a 14-year-old-girl, at which time we continued our investigation.

  3. Josef Penninger:

    We looked at the genetic maps of people with a BMI [ body mass index ] below 18 and compared them with those of people of normal weight and found the [ genetic variant ] that correlated with being super skinny.

  4. Ed Sheeran:

    That was the other extreme of it. I've been really big and was like, now I'm going to try to get as skinny as possible.

  5. Michele Yulo:

    Marketers basically decide what is 'girl' and what is 'boy,' which ultimately leads to two very distinct ways to profit as well as a blind acceptance from the consumer who, often, doesn't realize it's happening, girls are inundated from a very young age with inappropriate messaging by way of products like 'skinny' jeans for toddlers, or T-shirts that say, 'I'm too pretty to do homework, so my brother does it for me,' and sexy Halloween costumes. Kids begin to codify other kids by placing them in strict categories that they've been taught -- not born with. Inevitably, kids begin to believe that girls need to be sexy, and boys believe it, too.

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