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gaunt

EN[ɡɔːnt] [ɡɑːnt] [-ɔːnt] [-ɑːnt]
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    Examples of gaunt in a Sentence

  • Examples of gaunt
    1. In winter, the bloomless trees looked gaunt and miserable.
    2. With that red, gaunt, and colloped neck astrain. — R. Browning.
    3. A gaunt Wolf was almost dead with hunger when he happened to meet a House-dog who was passing by.
    4. 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.
    5. Behind me, rose up, to an extraordinary height, gaunt, black cliffs.
    6. As fortune and custom's use would have it, few were the witnesses to my zombic march, and none to see this gaunt-eyed ghost slip inside his Pilot's cabin, though not through any worldly care of mine.
    7. The gaunt face hardened to grimness, and with both hands the bomb-thrower lifted the big atomic bomb from the box and steadied it against the side.
    8. 1855: The jour printer with gray head and gaunt jaws works at his case, He turns his quid of tobacco while his eyes blurr with the manuscript; — Walt Whitman, "Song of Myself", 1855, stanza 15

Other Vocabulary

Look-Alike Words
  1. en aunt
  2. en haunt
  3. en grunt
  4. en taunt
  5. en vaunt
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  2. en gauntry
  3. en gauntly
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  5. en gauntest
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