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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bony, cadaverous, emaciated, gaunt, haggard, pinched, skeletal, wastedadjective

    very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold

    "emaciated bony hands"; "a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys"; "eyes were haggard and cavernous"; "small pinched faces"; "kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration"

Wiktionary

  1. emaciatedadjective

    Thin or haggard, especially from hunger or disease.

    The emaciated prisoners in the death camps were weak and sickly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Emaciated

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of emaciated in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of emaciated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of emaciated in a Sentence

  1. Emily Mirowski:

    Gumbo Limbo Nature Center was weak and emaciated. I could just tell Gumbo Limbo Nature Center wasn't doing well.

  2. Andy Blue:

    This is why we work so hard for every single patient who comes through our doors — so they can return to the wild and thrive in their natural habitat, this little fighter went from emaciated with severe burns to becoming a feisty predator who will be able to fend for herself in nature. We are thrilled !

  3. Hannah Pik-Goslar:

    I was shivering in darkness when I suddenly heard a voice; 'Lies, Lies where are you?' It was Anne, and I ran in the direction of the voice, and then I saw her beyond the barbed wire. She was in rags. I saw her emaciated, sunken face in the darkness. Her eyes were very large. We cried and cried, for now there was only the barbed wire between us, nothing more. And no longer any difference in our fates.

  4. John Calambokidis:

    We are seeing lots of live gray whales in unusual areas, some of them clearly emaciated, trying to feed.

  5. Will Theris:

    28 days stranded out in the wilderness and Lisa is still standing, strongest person i know, she is severly weakened, she is in pain, she is emaciated.

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