Thesaurus / barebones


Your Barebones, and Hop-an'-jumps, and creatures of that vulgar herd, are quite out of my category.'

Miss Elliot's GirlsMrs Mary Spring Corning

And old Father Murray is just the dearest old man ever was, and hasn't got a long, solemn face like Mr. Barebones.

The Actress' DaughterMay Agnes Fleming

He was a prominent member of the Barebones Parliament, but after its extinction ceased to exercise any political influence.

Barebones' Parliament, a body full of stiff-backed and fanatical Independents, soon proved too restive for its creator.

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