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gaunt

EN[ɡɔːnt] [ɡɑːnt] [-ɔːnt] [-ɑːnt]
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WGaunt
  • Gaunt may refer to:

    Definition of gaunt in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMgaunterSUPgauntest
    1. lean, angular, and bony.
      1. A gaunt Wolf was almost dead with hunger when he happened to meet a House-dog who was passing by.
    2. haggard, drawn, and emaciated.
      1. In the dim light of a foggy November day the sick room was a gloomy spot, but it was that gaunt, wasted face staring at me from the bed which sent a chill to my heart.
    3. bleak, barren, and desolate.
      1. Behind me, rose up, to an extraordinary height, gaunt, black cliffs.
  • Word Lists (This word is listed in the following word lists)
    1. Wiktionary : Frequency lists 1-10000
    2. SCOWL (And Friends) : Alan Beale, 12dicts 4.0 Compiled from 3 ESL Dictionaries
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives

    Other Vocabulary

    Look-Alike Words
    1. en aunt
    2. en haunt
    3. en grunt
    4. en taunt
    5. en vaunt
    Related Links:
    1. en gauntlet
    2. en gauntry
    3. en gauntly
    4. en gaunter
    5. en gauntest
    Source: Wiktionary
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    Meaning of gaunt for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "gaunt" is an adjective.
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