Definition of skinny:
near, meager, close-fitting, penny-pinching, scraggy, cheeseparing, weedy, confining, snug, stuffy, lean, nigh, airless, thin as a rail, unaired, dear, angular, close, cheeseparing, tight fitting, closemouthed, fleshless, bony, gaunt, rawboned, tightly fitting, jaggy, twiggy, closelipped, all skin and bones, lank, secretive, boney, scrubby, tightfitting, spare, faithful, tightlipped, fat, underweight, good, thin, jagged, approximate, gaunt, stunted, scrawny.
- "Ralestone Luck", Andre Norton.
- "A Wanderer in Paris", E. V. Lucas.
- "The Heart of the Range", William Patterson White.