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Synonyms for malnourished
mælˈnɜr ɪʃt, -ˈnʌr-mal·nour·ished

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  1. malnourishedadjective

    Synonyms:
    underfed, undernourished

    Antonyms:
    well-fed

  2. malnourishedadjective

    suffering from malnutrition

    Synonyms:
    undernourished, underfed

    Antonyms:
    well-fed

Princeton's WordNet

  1. malnourishedadjective

    not being provided with adequate nourishment

    Antonyms:
    corn-fed, overfed, well-nourished, nourished, replete(p), full, stall-fed, well-fed

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  1. List of paraphrases for "malnourished":

    undernourished, underfed

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How to use malnourished in a sentence?

  1. Central American:

    When we receive them on the Panamanian side, they're malnourished. The children are in terrible condition, so even getting them up to a healthy state takes time.

  2. Jesse Hartness:

    In Nepal, you already have more than 50% of children malnourished, this was already a nutritional emergency.

  3. World Food Programme:

    In northern Ghana, 30 percent of children under five are stunted or chronically malnourished, this not only affects their growth but also their educational development and economic potential, and consequently the future of the country.

  4. Joseph Bompartito:

    They looked miserable, malnourished, very skinny, very pale with a depressed look on their face.

  5. Vaagn Andikyan:

    When I first walked into the examination room, I found this 38-year-old malnourished patient with a weight of 350 pounds and extensive tumor that was about 100 centimeters [ 39 inches ] large. I saw fear in the patient's eyes. She was so hopeless, because she had seen several other doctors, and they were unable to help her, her legs were so swollen that she was unable to walk. I've seen leg swelling, but I've never seen leg swelling of this magnitude.

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