Thesaurus / boned
other words for boned
- drive bananas
- drive up the wall
- give a hard time
- play cat and mouse
- put through wringer
- rub salt in wound
opposites of boned
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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This problem was solved by a native coming along driving a raw-boned horse before a rickety wagon.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Many of the horses were sleek, glossy, and fine-limbed, like racers; others were strong-boned and rough.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
He had a square, rigid-boned face, and deep-set dark grey eyes, and a good head of black hair threaded with silver.
The non-commissioned officer was a tall Kentuckian, over six feet high, lank and raw-boned.
A LIEUTENANT AT EIGHTEENOLIVER OPTIC
The low-ceiled dining-room suddenly shrank about the big-boned, long legged hill man.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
He sat upright, his hat lying on the floor at his side and his hands resting on his large-boned knees.
THE CODE OF THE MOUNTAINSCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
He was a big, raw-boned, hulking fellow from New Hampshire, and his laugh was like the braying of a mule.
FRANK MERRIWELL'S RACESBURT L. STANDISH
I give you the boned quail to show you what an exceedingly simple operation boning is.
Edith Hale was a tall, raw-boned, thin girl, with small pretensions to beauty or wit.
THE PAGAN'S CUPFERGUS HUME
A large, heavy boned boy, he moved with the determined gallop of a stubborn two year old colt.
RED DYNAMITEROY J. SNELL