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gaunt
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
very thin and bony — often from hunger or as though having been worn to the bone
  • He was about fifty, his whiskery face gaunt, and his open eyes were vague and staring.
    Chapter 30 (93% in)
  • The gaunt man moved his lips.
    Chapter 30 (94% in)

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