Emaciated - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈmeɪʃieɪtɪd|  American pronunciation of the word emaciated
Brit.  |ɪˈmeɪsɪeɪtɪd|  British pronunciation of the word emaciated

adjective

- very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold (syn: cadaverous, gaunt, haggard, pinched, skeletal, wasted)

Examples

...without adequate medical supplies, doctors could only look on helplessly as cholera victims continued to emaciate...

The prisoners were ill and emaciated.

...several mannequins posing for this year's catalogue look especially emaciated...

The treatment emaciated him

She emaciated during the chemotherapy

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