Meaning & Definition of Gaunt in English
1. Very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
- "Emaciated bony hands"
- "A nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys"
- "Eyes were haggard and cavernous"
- "Small pinched faces"
- "Kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration"
- bony ,
- cadaverous ,
- emaciated ,
- gaunt ,
- haggard ,
- pinched ,
- skeletal ,