Example sentences for: anorexic

How can you use “anorexic” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • anorexic a vegetarian who doesn't eat vegetables.

  • If this book were a body, it would be an anorexic one.

  • However, no prior echocardiographic study examining anorexic drug-associated valve disease has considered the fact that measurable differences in prevalence have arisen among persons exposed to these drugs over a remarkably short period of time (usually a few months) whereas the prevalent valve disease in the comparison groups likely arose over a number of years or even a lifetime.

  • Joseph's relentless visits to the library, Ruth's relentless visits to the bathroom scale and, in her mind's eye, to the meals she has eaten that day--Rosen records just how tedious, how paradoxically soul-entrapping, it can be to live and to ponder the anorexic urge to escape the body.

  • Other essays include: "Edible Ecriture," by British Marxist Terry Eagleton, which argues that Samuel Beckett's anorexic prose may betray "a race memory of the Irish famine"; and "Savouring the Antique," by classicist Emily Gower, which warns against romanticizing the Roman bacchanalia, since "most ordinary people experienced famine and lived at subsistence level."

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