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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The property of being stunted and inferior in size or quality; The bodily property of lacking flesh.

Usage examples (17)
  • The scrawniness of sickly trees
  • Adjective, : a long, scrawny neck
  • And the scrawniness of stem and blade suggested dehydration and poor soil.
  • At some point in the last decade, she became a vegan and the resulting scrawniness gave life to the rumors of surgical reduction. for more
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