Definition of the adjective rawboned
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Alternative definition of the adjective rawboned
- Describing a person as being thin and bony, having prominent bones, rugged but not necessarily handsome.
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by Merriam-Webster, Inc
scrubby, spindly, stunted, unlevel 8 asperous, gangling, rawboned, scabrous, skeletal 9 spindling, undersize scram 4 kite 6 begone, decamp, get out 7 skiddoo, take off 8 clear out, hightail 9 skedaddle scramble 4 hash 6 jumble, jungle, litter, ...
A Dictionary of Discriminated Synonyms with Antonyms and Analogous and Contrasted Words by Merriam-Webster, Inc
»supreme, superlative Ant subordinate league »alliance, coalition, fusion, confederacy, confederation, federation lean vb »slant, slope, incline Ana bend, » curve: »turn, deflect, divert, sheer lean adj Lean, spare, lank, lanky, gaunt, rawboned, ...
Abridged from Webster's New International Dictionary. 1000 Illustrations by Noah Webster
RAWBONED. 568. REALITY. 3. To learn of by perusal. 4- Hence, to discern by observation of signs, as facia) expression. 6. To attribute (a meaning, explanation , etc.) to what is read. 6- To teach. Obs. 7. To register ; Indicate. 8- To make a ...
Eleventh Edition by Merriam-Webster Inc.
RAWBONED suggests a large ungainly build without implying undernourishment <a rawboned farmer). SCRAWNY and SKINNY imply an ...
One Main Object of Which, Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard Pronunciation. : to which is Prefixed a Rhetorical Grammar by Thomas Sheridan
RAWBONED, r-Y-bfmd. a. Having bones scarcely covered with' flesh. RAWHEAD , ral-lied. s. The name of a spectre. RAWLY, ral-ly. ad. In a raw manner; un' skilfully, newly. > RAWNESS, rasi-nis. s. State of being raw; unskilfulness. RAY, rfisi. s ...
in which the meaning of every word is explained, and the sound of every syllable distinctly shown. To which is prefixed, an abstract of the principles of English pronunciation, and directions to foreigners for acquiring a knowledge of the use of this dictionary by John Walker
Rawboned,raw'bônd.a .Having bones scarcely covered with flesh, or large bones , [ness. Rawness, raw'nês. s. A raw state, unskilful- Ray, rá. s. A beam of lijrht; a fish, an herb. Raze, raze. s. A root of finger, head of ginger. Raze, raze, v a.
by Robert McGill Loughridge, David M. Hodge
Rawboned, Funë-tv'lkë. Razor, Cuk-es'së-svkáskv. Sv- káskv. Razor-strap, Cukes'së-skáskv-es- íac'etv. to Reach, Oricetv. to Reach out, Awiyetv. to Read, Oh-onáyetv. Etem'- punáyetv. Reader, Tempunáyv. Reading-book, Nakcókv- etem- ...
by George FULTON (and KNIGHT (George))
not subdued by the fire; unseasoned; Rawboned, rfiibond, a. having bones scarcelycovered ...
by Martin Manser
gaunt, lean, spare, drawn, worn, wasted, rawboned, attenuated, wrinkled, ghastly, hollow-eyed ant.
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Scrabble value of R1A1W4B3O1N1E1D2
The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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