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Chengyu
骨瘦如柴
Pinyin
gǔ shòu rú chái
English
skin and bones / as thin as a lath
Explanation
Meaning
形容消瘦到极点。
Context
宋·陆佃《埤雅·释兽》:“瘦如豺。豺,柴也。豺体瘦,故谓之豺。”
Example
刘姥姥看着凤姐~,神情恍惚,心里也就悲惨起来。 ◎清·曹雪芹《红楼梦》第一一三回
Synonyms
瘦小枯干、骨瘦如豺
Antonyms
肥头大耳
Grammar
主谓式;作谓语、定语、补语;形容极其消瘦
 
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