Synonyms of skeletal in English:

skeletal


See definition of skeletal

adjective

1‘a tall, skeletal man’

SYNONYMS

emaciated, very thin, as thin as a rake, cadaverous, skin-and-bones, hollow-cheeked, scrawny, scraggy, skinny, size-zero, bony, angular, stick-like, raw-boned, lantern-jawed, gaunt, haggard, wasted

starved, half-starved, undernourished, underfed

shrunken, wizened, fleshless

informal looking like a bag of bones, anorexic, anorectic

dated spindle-shanked

archaic starveling

ANTONYMS

fat, obese

2‘a rather skeletal account of the phenomenon’

SYNONYMS

lacking in detail, incomplete, outline, inadequate, insufficient, fragmentary, sketchy, patchy, bitty, scrappy, broad-brush, superficial, perfunctory

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ANTONYMS

detailed, full, thorough