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Synonyms for emaciate
ɪˈmeɪ ʃiˌeɪtema·ci·ate

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  1. waste, emaciate, macerateverb

    cause to grow thin or weak

    "The treatment emaciated him"

    waste, run off, blow, scourge, neutralise, devastate, ravage, neutralize, desolate, consume, macerate, ware, languish, liquidate, squander, pine away, do in, rot, knock off, lay waste to

  2. emaciateverb

    grow weak and thin or waste away physically

    "She emaciated during the chemotherapy"

    waste, macerate

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  1. emaciateadjective

    lean, thin, lank, attenuated, wasted, gaunt, skinny, meagre, worn to a shadow, reduced to a skeleton

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  • изтощавам, изнурявам, изтощавам сеBulgarian
  • demacrarse, demacrarSpanish
  • émacier, amaigrir, s'émacier, s'amaigrirFrench
  • emaciarsi, emaciareItalian
  • uithongeren, uitmergelen, vermageren, verschrompelenDutch
  • чахнуть, изнурять, истощать, истощатьсяRussian

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