Examples of rawboned in a Sentence
He was tall and rawboned.
Recent Examples of rawboned from the Web
Like so many in Lincoln Heights, this tiny, rawboned 89-year-old woman had lived through a time of gang violence, high crime and police oppression.
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Synonym Discussion of rawboned
- a lean racehorse
- the gymnast's spare figure
- the lank legs of the heron
- a lanky youth, all arms and legs
- a prisoner's gaunt face
- a rawboned farmer
- a scrawny chicken
- skinny street urchins
RAWBONED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rawboned for English Language Learners
: thin with bones that show under the skin
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