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rawboned

adjective raw·boned \ˈr-ˌbōnd\

: thin with bones that show under the skin

Full Definition of RAWBONED

:  relatively thin with prominent bone structure; also :  heavy-framed and rugged but not attractively built

Examples of RAWBONED

  1. He was tall and rawboned.

First Known Use of RAWBONED

1591

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