Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of cadaverous | Another word for cadaverous | What is cadaverous?

Definition 1: of or relating to a cadaver or corpse - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where cadaverous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • we had long anticipated his cadaverous end

Synonyms for cadaverous in the sense of this definition

Definition 2: very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where cadaverous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys
  • eyes were haggard and cavernous
  • small pinched faces
  • kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration

Synonyms for cadaverous in the sense of this definition

(cadaverous is similar to ...) lacking excess flesh

"you can't be too rich or too thin" "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"

More words

Another word for cadaverine

Another word for cadaveric

Another word for cadaver

Another word for cadastre

Another word for cadastral

Another word for caddice fly

Another word for caddice-fly

Another word for caddie

Another word for caddis fly

Another word for caddis-fly


Other word for caddis-fly

caddis-fly meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce caddis-fly