Definition of 'underweight'
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Times, Sunday Times (2007)
At first we were told he was healthy but underweight.The Sun (2015) The Sun (2011) Survive the Nine to Five - a woman's guide to working well (1989)
Being overweight or very underweight both reduce fertility.The Sun (2008) The Sun (2009)
She wants to convince magazine editors and advertising executives to stop using so many underweight models and digitally enhanced photos.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
And they have more chance of giving birth to an underweight baby, a study found.The Sun (2009) Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)
Anyone found using underweight models will incur a prison sentence of up to six months and a 55,000 fine.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The group is also holding an inquiry into the use of underage and underweight models in the British fashion industry.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
There would be checks that women were not underweight or overweight, both of which can cause problems with conceiving.Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2010)
It is possible to be underweight or overweight in BMI terms and still have a healthy percentage of body fat.The Sun (2015)
The editors of Vogue worldwide have agreed not to use underweight or under-age models knowingly in their magazines.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Watch your weight: if you and your partner are overweight or very underweight, you are less likely to conceive easily.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
At this point, it seems right to raise the topic of underweight models, a trend that she has been accused of nurturing.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The trend persisted for fund managers, underweight in banks by and large, to hunt for good news from lenders and studiously avoid the bad.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Definition of underweight from the Collins English Dictionary