adjective, scrawnier, scrawniest.
excessively thin; lean; scraggy:
a long, scrawny neck.
adjective scrawnier, scrawniest
very thin and bony; scraggy
meagre or stunted: scrawny vegetation
verb 1. (Midland English, dialect) to scratch (the skin) to relieve itching
verb (used without object) 1. to screech. 2. to creak. noun 3. a screech. 4. a creak. verb 1. (intransitive) to screech or creak noun 2. a screech or creak
verb (used without object) 1. to utter a loud, sharp, piercing cry. 2. to emit a shrill, piercing sound: The sirens and whistles screamed. 3. to laugh immoderately or uncontrollably: The comedian had the audience screaming. 4. to shout or speak shrilly, especially with harsh or exaggerated words: They screamed across the back fence. 5. […]
- Scream and die
Synonym cough and die, but connotes that an error message was printed or displayed before the program crashed. [Jargon File]