English version

somebody doesn’t have much meat on him/her

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsomebody doesn’t have much meat on him/hersomebody doesn’t have much meat on him/herBritish English, need some (more) meat on your bones American English informalTHIN PERSON used to say that someone looks very thin meat
Examples from the Corpus
need some (more) meat on your bonesMatt, you need some more meat on your bones!
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.