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scrawny

adjective  us   /ˈskrɔ·ni/
(of a person’s or animal’s body) very thin because not fed enough, so that you can see the shape of the bones under the skin: The store had only a few scrawny chickens left.
Translations of “scrawny”
in Vietnamese gầy giơ xương…
in Spanish flaco, escuálido…
in Thai ผอมกะหร่อง…
in Malaysian kurus kering…
in French décharné…
in German mager…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瘦骨嶙峋的,皮包骨的…
in Indonesian kurus kering…
in Russian костлявый, тощий…
in Turkish sıska, bir deri bir kemik, iskelet gibi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瘦骨嶙峋的,皮包骨头的…
in Polish kościsty…
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