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Meaning & Definition of Bone in English

English

Bone

/boʊn/

noun

1. Rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

    synonym:
  • bone
  • ,
  • os

2. The porous calcified substance from which bones are made

    synonym:
  • bone
  • ,
  • osseous tissue

3. A shade of white the color of bleached bones

    synonym:
  • bone
  • ,
  • ivory
  • ,
  • pearl
  • ,
  • off-white

verb

1. Study intensively, as before an exam

  • "I had to bone up on my latin verbs before the final exam"
    synonym:
  • cram
  • ,
  • grind away
  • ,
  • drum
  • ,
  • bone up
  • ,
  • swot
  • ,
  • get up
  • ,
  • mug up
  • ,
  • swot up
  • ,
  • bone

2. Remove the bones from

  • "Bone the turkey before roasting it"
    synonym:
  • bone
  • ,
  • debone

adjective

1. Consisting of or made up of bone

  • "A bony substance"
  • "The bony framework of the body"
    synonym:
  • bone

Examples of using

The two dogs quarreled over the bone.
Have you ever broken a bone?
Have you ever broken a bone?