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emaciated
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
very thin — especially from disease or hunger or cold
  • His limbs were nearly frozen, and his body dreadfully emaciated by fatigue and suffering.
    Introductory Letters (62% in)
  • My cheek had grown pale with study, and my person had become emaciated with confinement.
    Chapter 4 (65% in)
  • The sweet girl welcomed me with warm affection, yet tears were in her eyes as she beheld my emaciated frame and feverish cheeks.
    Chapter 22 (56% in)

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