Emaciated



[ih-mey-shee-ey-tid] /ɪˈmeɪ ʃiˌeɪ tɪd/

adjective
1.
marked by .
[ih-mey-shee-eyt] /ɪˈmeɪ ʃiˌeɪt/
verb (used with object), emaciated, emaciating.
1.
to make abnormally lean or thin by a gradual wasting away of flesh.
/ɪˈmeɪsɪˌeɪtɪd/
adjective
1.
abnormally thin
/ɪˈmeɪsɪˌeɪt/
verb
1.
(usually transitive) to become or cause to become abnormally thin
adj.

1660s, past participle adjective from emaciate.
v.

1620s (implied in emaciating), from Latin emaciatus, past participle of emaciare “make lean, waste away,” from ex- “out” (see ex-) + macies “leanness,” from macer “thin” (see macro-). Related: Emaciated; emaciating.

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