HyperDic: boney

English > 2 senses of the word boney:
ADJECTIVEallboney, bonyhaving bones especially many or prominent bones
allboney, scraggy, scraggly, bony, scrawny, skinny, underweight, weedybeing very thin
boney > pronunciation
Soundsbow'niy
Rhymesabalone ... Zuni: 221 rhymes with niy...
English > boney: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningHaving bones especially many or prominent bones.
Synonymbony
NarrowerboneConsisting of or made up of bone
bonedHaving bones as specified
bonelikeresembling bone
strong-bonedHaving strong bones
OppositebonelessWithout a bone or bones
Spanishhuesudo
Catalanossut
Nounsbonerigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
English > boney: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningVery thin.
Synonymsscraggy, scraggly, bony, scrawny, skinny, underweight, weedy
Broaderthin, leanlacking excess flesh
Spanishcadavérico, chupado, consumido, delgaducho, demacrada, demacrado, descarnado, enclenque, enjuto, escuálido, esquelético, huesudo, macilenta, macilento, raquítico, seco
Catalancadavèric, consumit, demacrat, descarnat, escanyolit, escarransit, esquelètic, magre, ossut, raquític, ressec, sec, xuclat
Nounsbonyness, boninessextreme / extreme leanness (usually caused by starvation or disease)

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