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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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, ...
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»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 ...
RAWBONED suggests a large ungainly build without implying undernourishment <a rawboned farmer). SCRAWNY and SKINNY imply an ...
Acrostic Dictionary (1884)
Containing More Than Thirty Thousand Words with the Initials and Finals Alphabetically Arranged by Philippa M. Pearson
Rattle-brained Respond Rhea Rattle-headed Resupinated Rhizoma Rawboned Retard Rhizopliora Rawhead Retuud Rota Read Reverend Rotunda Ready- witted Reward Rubeola Rear-guard Reynard Rusma Rearward Rhomboid ...
by Percy Hide Reaney, Richard Middlewood Wilson
rump 'an ugly rawboned animal', used ...
The Latter Being Entirely New by John Shakespear
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 ...
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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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