English-French translation for "skinny"

EN skinny French translation

skinny {adj.}

EN skinny

skinny (also: boney, fatless, lean, skeletal)
This is because I was so skinny.
The media puts out what the norm is, and it is being too fat or too skinny or dressing in a certain way.
Les médias fixent les normes, que ce soit être trop gros ou trop maigre ou s’habiller de telle ou telle façon.
He was the stereotypical academic, a short skinny little guy with big glasses and a bow tie, somebody I would think would be in movies as a scientist.
C'était l'universitaire type, un petit maigre avec de grosses lunettes et un noeud papillon, le type même du scientifique qu'on voit dans les films.

Context sentences for "skinny" in French

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Englishto get the skinny on sb
Englishhe's a skinny little fellow!
EnglishHis skinny lower limbs coined him the nickname "Spaghetti Legs," as they made tackling him like trying to grip freshly cooked pasta al dente.
La maigreur de ses membres inférieurs lui a valu le surnom de « Spaghetti Legs». Il était aussi difficile de le plaquer que d'attraper un brin de spaghetti fraîchement cuit al dente.