Examples from the Web for underweight
In Israel, however, a new law took effect January 1st that banned the use of underweight models.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
You'd think so, but there's not much evidence that exercise affects BMI enough to take you from "overweight" to "underweight".
Never mind the fact that he was 45 pounds underweight when he auditioned to play the beefy lead.Spartacus Hero Liam McIntyre’s Unlikely Rise into the Role|Adam Auriemma|January 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Healthier rather than over or underweight 12:18 Comment From Liz Thanks, that's really interesting!Newsweek Live Chat: What the Internet Can Teach Us About Sex|The Daily Beast|April 25, 2011|DAILY BEAST
They could as easily have charged you overweight as underweight.Uncle Sam Detective|William Atherton Du Puy
Underweight and overweight are both abnormal conditions; probably the latter is the more easily remedied.
Why, he is undersized and underweight now for his age, and every time he smokes he checks his growth.Battling the Clouds|Captain Frank Cobb
Sometimes pupils who are underweight when they first come here begin to lose weight, and they get worried about it.The Art of Stage Dancing|Ned Wayburn
Underweight people should not use these oils unless properly prescribed by a physician.How to Live|Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk
British Dictionary definitions for underweight
- having a lower proportion of one's investments in a particular sector of the market than the size of that sector relative to the total market would suggest
- (of a fund etc) disproportionately invested in this waypension funds have become underweight of equities