anorexic Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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anorexicadjective

uk   us   /ˌæn.əˈrek.sɪk/ (also anorectic, uk   /ˌæn.ərˈek.tɪk/  us   /-əˈrek-/ )
suffering from or ​relating to ​anorexia: She ​looks anorexic to me.

anorexicnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌæn.əˈrek.sɪk/ (also anorectic /ˌæn.ərˈek.tɪk/  us /-əˈrek-/ )
a ​person who ​suffers from ​anorexia: Anorexics ​tend to be ​obsessional and ​perfectionist.
(Definition of anorexic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “anorexic”
in Arabic فاقِد الشّهيّة…
in Korean 거식증의…
in Portuguese anoréxico…
in Catalan anorèxic…
in Japanese 拒食症の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食欲减退的,厌食的…
in Turkish iştahsız, yemek yiyemeyen…
in Russian страдающий анорексией…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食慾減退的,厭食的…
in Italian anoressico, di una magrezza spaventosa…
in Polish anorektyczny…
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