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

Definition 1: inferior in size or quality - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • scrawny cattle
  • scrubby cut-over pine
  • old stunted thorn trees

Synonyms for scrawny in the sense of this definition

(scrawny is similar to ...) of low or inferior quality

Definition 2: being very thin - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • a child with skinny freckled legs
  • a long scrawny neck
  • pale bony hands

Synonyms for scrawny in the sense of this definition

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

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

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