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Synonyms for gaunt

Synonyms for gaunt

pale and exhausted, as because of worry or sleeplessness

Synonyms for gaunt

very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold

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Thus the lithograph in Paris sans fin depicting two human skeletons standing gauntly to attention near shelves of skulls and other bones (Fig.
establishment, a tall, gauntly handsome but shy man with aristocratic
Flockhart's tremulous air, her fluttering hands and gauntly lit features (accentuated in James Vermeulen's stylish, harshly dramatic lighting) lend an air of disturbing authenticity to a tale that is most affecting when it's least sensational, before the accretion of truthful detail CI went to our house with our baby inside me, and watched `Hogan's Heroes' on TV .
But I will perhaps remember him best gauntly dominating in the title role of Michel Fokine's Paganini, a part he learned from its creator, Dmitri Rostov.
THE SIGHT of Brian Clough grinning, however gauntly, as he watched Notts County, reassured us all that there is still much life in the old dog.