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1. anorexic

adjective. ['ˌænɝˈɛksɪk'] suffering from anorexia nervosa; pathologically thin.

Synonyms

  • thin
  • lean

Antonyms

  • noncausative
  • endomorphic
  • mesomorphic

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Words that Rhyme with Anorexic

  • dyslexic

Example sentences of the word anorexic


1. Adverb
Diethylpropion 75 mg is used as an anorectic, or anorexic 1.

2. Noun, singular or mass
If the fear of weight gain becomes obsessive, there is a good chance these people will become anorexic.

3. Adjective
Women who are anorexic may stop menstruating as a consequence of this disorder.

4. Verb, base form
Antihistamines are so effective at increasing hunger that they are prescribed to anorexic patients as an appetite stimulant.

Quotes containing the word anorexic


1. I was an anorexic, beer drinking, class cutting, doodling, shoplifting, skater chick that was into nature, art class, and the beach.
- Rebecca Miller

2. If you're anorexic, you're doing it wrong."I swat him with a dish towel. "No, no, I mean anorexics look in the mirror, and even if they're eighty pounds, they still see a fat girl. I'm a hundred pounds heavier than I was in high school, my veins are full of creme fraiche, and yet I look in the mirror, take in the hair and makeup, and think, Damn, baby, you fiiine.
- Jen Lancaster

3. My soul is invisible, like an anorexic’s dinner, but it sure enhances how I feel about my body.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. anorexic

noun. ['ˌænɝˈɛksɪk'] a person suffering from anorexia nervosa.

Synonyms

  • sick person
  • anorectic
  • sufferer

Antonyms

  • wide
  • thinness
  • gain
  • thicken
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