Postures and complexions

gaunt
(adj)
gawnt
Meaning

lean and angular

1st Sample Sentence

Undernourished people generally have gaunt, pale faces.

Synonyms

emaciated, gaunt

Antonyms

corpulent

Mnemonics

G [rand] AUNT, or imagine as G [reat grand] AUNT who is generally lean and weak due to old age. Gaunt = g + aunt: Imagine you have an aunt and aunts are generally known to be fat, but now your aunt want to get slimmer, which means she might then look gaunt. if someone haunts you, you become gaunt

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