adjective/adjetivo (-nier, -niest)
- [person] esquelético, escuálido, canijo; [arms/legs] esquelético, descarnadoMore example sentences
- Inside the gas station, Tom talks to George, who is a thin, blond-haired, scrawny fellow.
- She was scrawny, dangerously thin some said, and stiff, as though her bones ached.
- He left the office and road hard for a while before arriving at a ranch, where he was greeted by a tall and scrawny man with a long, thin mustache.
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