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gaunt
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Harry Potter (#2) and the Chamber of Secrets
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  • "Without any supper?" said Snape, a triumphant smile flickering across his gaunt face.
  • Harry wasn’t surprised to see that the Bloody Baron, a gaunt, staring Slytherin ghost covered in silver bloodstains, was being given a wide berth by the other ghosts.

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  • She looked gaunt from the chemotherapy.
  • a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys

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