|1.||[ adjective ] sounding as if the nose were pinched|
"a whining nasal voice"
|2.||[ adjective ] very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold|
|Synonyms:||gaunt bony emaciated haggard cadaverous wasted skeletal|
"emaciated bony hands" "a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys" "eyes were haggard and cavernous" "small pinched faces" kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration"
|3.||[ adjective ] not having enough money to pay for necessities|
|Synonyms:||impecunious in_straitened_circumstances penniless penurious hard_up|
|4.||[ adjective ] as if squeezed uncomfortably tight|
"her pinched toes in her pointed shoes were killing her"