Synonyms for gauntgɔnt, gɑnt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bony, cadaverous, emaciated, gaunt, haggard, pinched, skeletal, wasted(adj)

    very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold

    Synonyms:
    pinched, haggard, atrophied, in straitened circumstances(p), boney, osteal, diminished, drawn, nasal, senseless, gaunt, adenoidal, squandered, purposeless, penurious, hard up, otiose, penniless, osseous, superfluous, skeletal, cadaveric, cadaverous, careworn, wasted, raddled, bony, impecunious, worn, emaciated, pointless

    Antonyms:
    fat

Wiktionary

  1. gaunt(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    scrawny, scraggy, skinny

  2. gaunt(adjective)

    lean, angular and bony

    Synonyms:
    skinny, scraggy, scrawny

  3. gaunt(adjective)

    haggard, drawn and emaciated

    Synonyms:
    scrawny, skinny, scraggy

  4. gaunt(adjective)

    bleak, barren and desolate

    Synonyms:
    scrawny, scraggy, skinny

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gaunt(a.)

    Synonyms:
    lean, thin, lank, emaciated, meagre, slender, spare, attenuated


Translations for gaunt

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • abgemagert, hager, knochig, ausgemergelt, mager, dünn, öde, kahl, karg, verlassen, nackt, trostlosGerman
  • demacradoSpanish
  • émaciéFrench
  • smagritoItalian
  • исхудалый, тощий, сухопарый, исхудавший, худой, костлявыйRussian
  • ispijen, koščat, suhonjavSerbo-Croatian

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