skeletally

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From skeletal +‎ -ly.

Adverb[edit]

skeletally (comparative more skeletally, superlative most skeletally)

  1. Pertaining to the skeleton.
  2. In a skeletal manner; like a skeleton.
    • 1977, Alistair Horne, A Savage War of Peace, New York Review Books 2006, p. 131:
      A skeletally tall montagnard […], Amirouche had been a member of both the religious Ulema and, in Paris, of Messali's M.T.L.D.