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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Extreme leanness (usually caused by starvation or disease).

Usage examples (16)
  • His fingers 'long boniness brought me back to an old familiarity.
  • "You needn't worry over my boniness," she assured him cheerfully.
  • As a society, we have to break the equation of celebrity and boniness.
  • Weird milky eyes with no pupil, limbs too long for their thin boniness, and they ... bent. for more
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