Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of SKELETAL

Pronunciation:  sk'elutul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  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"
  2. [adj]  of or relating to or forming or attached to a skeleton; "the skeletal system"; "skeletal bones"; "skeletal muscles"
 

SKELETAL is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: bony, cadaverous, emaciated, gaunt, haggard, lean, pinched, thin, wasted
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Skel"e*tal\, a.
Pertaining to the skeleton.

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY