OTHER WORDS FROM stuntedstunt·ed·ness, nounun·stunt·ed, adjective
Words nearby stunted
How to use stunted in a sentence
That’s because when children get inadequate nutrition, they may be described as “stunted,” meaning their brains and bodies do not grow to their full potential.World Hunger Surged In 2020, With 1 in 10 People On Earth Undernourished|LGBTQ-Editor|July 15, 2021|No Straight News
Native seeds and stumps long stunted by grazing or poor soil conditions can begin to grow again, and their numbers can be supplemented with planted trees.Mixing trees and crops can help both farmers and the climate|Jonathan Lambert|July 14, 2021|Science News
After work, in the evenings, she would read with Michael before he fell asleep, and she noticed that even in late winter, his reading was stunted.
During inspections of Tiger King Park, officials found several animals suffering from what appeared to be neurological abnormalities, stunted growth and lameness, according to the affidavit.
He found the city’s response was overwhelmingly positive in its scope, downplaying and even omitting internal concerns while giving a stunted view of how prevalent the program really was before the state shut it down.Morning Report: San Diego Withheld Facial Rec Info From Congress|Voice of San Diego|May 3, 2021|Voice of San Diego
So other than a stunted television career and a big mouth, what does Wilmer Valderrama have going for him?Why Women Want Hollywood Lothario Wilmer Valderrama|Amy Zimmerman|April 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was sitting so low, even the permafrost-stunted spruce trees towered over me.Visiting the Arctic Circle…Before It’s Irreversibly Changed|Terry Greene Sterling|April 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This view holds the Arab world to be stunted, reflecting a cynicism born from the dismissal of our cultures and capacities.
The elderly are helped into the shade of the few stunted trees nearby.
The more extreme risks range from cardiac problems to stunted growth and a diminished immune system.Pickiness: The Secret Eating Disorder Nobody’s Talking About|Nina Strochlic|March 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The soil is sandy, and affords but little nourishment to the stunted trees with which it is furnished.
Their complexion is a light bronze, stunted in stature, well-knit, and about the middle size.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
The wind sang in his ears, and rock, bush, and stunted tree flashed by like so many missiles hurled at him by a giant hand.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
She bore Marneffe a child, a stunted, scrawny urchin named Stanislas.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
How stunted and dwarfed the groves of our new academies when compared with the rich luxuriance of the gardens of Trinity!The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan