rawboned

[raw-bohnd]
adjective
having little flesh, especially on a large-boned frame; gaunt.

Origin:
1585–95; raw + boned

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rawboned (ˈrɔːˈbəʊnd)
 
adj
having a lean bony physique

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rawboned raw·boned (rô'bōnd')
adj.
Having a lean, gaunt frame with prominent bones.

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Her face is rawboned, fierce, and almost masculine in its edges and planes.
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