Wordlist: Appearance basics - List 1

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appearance
 
personal presence, the way a person looks
 
figure
 
a human figure, which dress or corset must fit to; the shape of a human body
 
look
 
to appear, to seem, for example shabby or well-groomed
 
tall
 
when a human body is having a vertical extent greater than the average
 
big
 
of great size, large, fat
 
short
 
of comparatively little height
 
slim
 
slender, thin in an attractive way
 
thin
 
slim, narrow in size, and usually carrying little fat
 
fat
 
carrying a larger than normal amount of fat on one's body
 
wiry
 
very thin, muscular and flexible
 
skinny
 
having little flesh and fat; thin, generally beyond what looks beautiful
 
haggard
 
looking exhausted and unwell, in poor condition
 
 
    • appearance[əˈpɪəɹəns](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • personal presence, the way a person looks
    • Example:
      • The youth had a very well-groomed appearance.
      • Synonym(s):
        look
    • figure[ˈfɪgjɚ](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a human figure, which dress or corset must fit to; the shape of a human body
    • Example:
      • She had a very slim figure.
    • look[lʊk](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to appear, to seem, for example shabby or well-groomed
    • Example:
      • Wow, your boyfriend looks really good!
  • tall
    • tall['tɔːl](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • when a human body is having a vertical extent greater than the average
    • Example:
      • Compared to her tall sister, the girl was quite short.
      • Antonym(s):
        short
  • big
    • big[bɪɡ](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • of great size, large, fat
    • Example:
      • Elephants are big animals, and they eat a lot.
      • Antonym(s):
        little, small, tiny
  • short
    • short[ʃɔːt](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • of comparatively little height
    • Example:
      • He looked really short next to his tall father.
      • Antonym(s):
        tall
  • slim
    • slim[ˈslɪm](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • slender, thin in an attractive way
    • Example:
      • Movie stars are usually slim, attractive, and young.
      • Synonym(s):
        skinny
  • thin
    • thin['θɪn](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • slim, narrow in size, and usually carrying little fat
    • Example:
      • She must have lost weight, she's so thin!
      • Synonym(s):
        skinny, slender, slim
  • fat
    • fat[fæt](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • carrying a larger than normal amount of fat on one's body
    • Example:
      • The fat man had trouble getting through the door.
      • Synonym(s):
        chubby, overweight, obese
      • Antonym(s):
        lean, skinny, slim, thin
    • wiry['waɪəri](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • very thin, muscular and flexible
    • Example:
      • Don't fight him. He may be small, but he's wiry.
  • skinny
    • skinny['skɪni](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • having little flesh and fat; thin, generally beyond what looks beautiful
    • Example:
      • Her recent weight loss has made her look rather skinny than slender.
      • Antonym(s):
        fat
  • haggard
    • haggard(adjective)
    • Definition:
      • looking exhausted and unwell, in poor condition
    • Example:
      • After a long time with not enough to eat, she looked haggard.
 

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appearance
figure
look
tall
big
short
slim
thin
fat
wiry
skinny
haggard
 
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        fat
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        short
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        skinny
        having little flesh and fat; thin, generally beyond what looks beautiful
        short
        of comparatively little height
        figure
        a human figure, which dress or corset must fit to; the shape of a human body
        look
        to appear, to seem, for example shabby or well-groomed
        tall
        when a human body is having a vertical extent greater than the average
        haggard
        looking exhausted and unwell, in poor condition
        slim
        slender, thin in an attractive way
        thin
        slim, narrow in size, and usually carrying little fat
        wiry
        very thin, muscular and flexible
        appearance
        personal presence, the way a person looks
        fat
        carrying a larger than normal amount of fat on one's body
        big
        of great size, large, fat
         
         
         

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        thin
        slim, narrow in size, and usually carrying little fat
        short
        of comparatively little height
        tall
        when a human body is having a vertical extent greater than the average
        slim
        slender, thin in an attractive way
        fat
        carrying a larger than normal amount of fat on one's body
        haggard
        looking exhausted and unwell, in poor condition
        skinny
        having little flesh and fat; thin, generally beyond what looks beautiful
        big
        of great size, large, fat
         
         
         
         

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