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pinched

adjective  us   /pɪntʃt/
(of someone’s face) thin and anxious, or (of clothing) narrow: Nora was short, with a pinched face, and wore thick glasses with wire rims. Her dress was pinched at the waist. A person or organization that is pinched does not have enough money: The space program is pinched.
Translations of “pinched”
in Chinese (Traditional) (臉)消瘦的,蒼白清瘦的…
in Russian осунувшийся…
in Turkish (yüz) süzülmüş, solgun, bitkin…
in Chinese (Simplified) (脸)消瘦的,苍白清瘦的…
in Polish wychudły, ściągnięty…
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