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be skin and bone(s)

to be ​extremelythin: She was (just) skin and bone(s).
(Definition of be skin and bone(s) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be skin and bone(s)”
in Chinese (Simplified) 瘦得皮包骨头…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瘦得皮包骨…
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