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adjective skinny pronunciation in British English /ˈskɪni/ 
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adjectiveskinny
comparativeskinnier
superlativeskinniest

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  1. 1
    informal very thin, in a way that is not attractive. Someone who is thin in an attractive way is slender or slim

    As a kid she was always really skinny.

    skinny arms/legs

  2. 3
    mainly American informal low in fat

    a skinny latte

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