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gaunt
used in Main Street

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Definition
very thin and bony — often from hunger or as though having been worn to the bone
  • The houses on the outskirts were dusky old red mansions with wooden frills, or gaunt frame shelters like grocery boxes, or new bungalows with concrete foundations imitating stone.
    Chapter 3 (67% in)
  • She glanced about the rusty office—gaunt stove, shelves of tan law-books, desk-chair filled with newspapers so long sat upon that they were in holes and smudged to grayness.
    Chapter 13 (7% in)

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