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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adenoidal, pinched, nasal(adj)

    sounding as if the nose were pinched

    Synonyms:
    wasted, bony, in straitened circumstances(p), haggard, hard up, penurious, skeletal, emaciated, impecunious, adenoidal, penniless, cadaverous, gaunt, nasal, pinched, rhinal

    Antonyms:
    low, fat, low-pitched, unconstricted, rich

  2. 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:
    rich, low, unconstricted, low-pitched, fat

  3. hard up, impecunious, in straitened circumstances(p), penniless, penurious, pinched(adj)

    not having enough money to pay for necessities

    Antonyms:
    unconstricted, low, rich, fat, low-pitched

  4. pinched(adj)

    as if squeezed uncomfortably tight

    Synonyms:
    wasted, bony, in straitened circumstances(p), haggard, hard up, penurious, skeletal, emaciated, impecunious, adenoidal, penniless, cadaverous, gaunt, nasal

    Antonyms:
    low-pitched, low, rich, fat, unconstricted

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pinched(a.)

    Synonyms:
    distressed, straitened, reduced, indigent, destitute, needy, poor, necessitous, penniless, moneyless, in need, in want, out of money, out of cash, out of pocket

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

trapped, caught, punched, nailed


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