superthin

adjective su·per·thin \ ˌsü-pər-ˈthin \

Definition of superthin

: extremely or excessively thin
  • … the emphasis on a superthin body type that makes eating disorders so common among dancers.
  • —Lee Aitken
  • The vapor condenses in a superthin layer, somewhat like ice crystals forming on a window pane.
  • —Jim Ritter

First Known Use of superthin

1868

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