Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BAREBONES

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.

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

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