Synonyms of skinny


1. skinny, information, info

usage: confidential information about a topic or person; "he wanted the inside skinny on the new partner"


1. scraggy, boney, scrawny, skinny, underweight, weedy, thin (vs. fat), lean

usage: being very thin; "a child with skinny freckled legs"; "a long scrawny neck"

2. skinny

usage: of or relating to or resembling skin

3. tight-fitting, tightfitting, tight fitting, tightly fitting, skinny, tight (vs. loose)

usage: fitting snugly; "a tightly-fitting cover"; "tight-fitting clothes"

4. cheeseparing, close, near, penny-pinching, skinny, stingy (vs. generous), ungenerous

usage: giving or spending with reluctance; "our cheeseparing administration"; "very close (or near) with his money"; "a penny-pinching miserly old man"

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Definition and meaning of skinny (Dictionary)