Predicate: emaciate

Roleset id: emaciate.01 , (cause to) become abnormally lean, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

emaciate.01: EMACIATE-V NOTES: Frame created by Claire (from emaciate.01-v)


emaciate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: Causer of starvation, agent (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing starving (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument or manner if separate from arg 0 (vnrole: 45.4-Instrument)

Example: Descriptive

        How does such a rich voice emerge from an emaciated frame with an oversized balloon head balanced on top, cigarette hanging out?

        Arg1: frame
        Rel: emaciated