- of or like skin
- without much flesh; very thin
- of inadequate size, growth, etc.
A type of men's hipster outfit is cuffed skinny jeans and a blazer.
An example of skinny is someone with a 15% body mass index.
An example of skinny is information on who is dating whom in a group of friends.
(comparative skinnier, superlative skinniest)
Skin +"Ž -y, meaning associated with lack of fat or muscle possibly derived from the phrase skin and bones, meaning associated with nudity derived from exposing skin.