Boned
Bone Bone (b[=o]n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Boned} (b[=o]nd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Boning}.] 1. To withdraw bones from the flesh of, as in cookery. ``To bone a turkey.'' --Soyer. [1913 Webster]

2. To put whalebone into; as, to bone stays. --Ash. [1913 Webster]

3. To fertilize with bone. [1913 Webster]

4. To steal; to take possession of. [Slang] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • -boned — «bohnd», adjective. 1. having a certain kind of bones: »Healthy livestock is usually larger boned than the sickly animals. 2. with the bones removed: »boned fish ready to fry and eat. boned, combining form. 1. having a certain kind of bones: »Big …   Useful english dictionary

  • boned — [bōnd] adj. 1. having (a specific kind of) bone [brittle boned] 2. having the bones taken out 3. having stays of whalebone, etc …   English World dictionary

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  • boned — /bohnd/, adj. 1. having a particular kind of bone or bony structure (used in combination): beautifully boned; raw boned; small boned. 2. having the bones taken out; cooked or served with the bones removed: boned chicken; boned veal. 3. braced or… …   Universalium

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  • -boned — [[t] boʊnd[/t]] COMB in ADJ GRADED boned combines with adjectives such as big and fine to form adjectives which describe a person as having a particular type of bone structure or build. He was about seven years old, small and fine boned like his… …   English dictionary

  • boned — adjective 1. having had the bones removed a boneless rib roast a boned (or deboned) fish • Syn: ↑deboned • Similar to: ↑boneless 2. having bones as specified his lanky long boned body …   Useful english dictionary

  • boned — adjective a) (in combination) Having some specific type of bone. Bender: Well, were boned! / Leela: Cant we get away in the ship? b) beset with unfortunate circumstances that seem difficult or impossible to overcome; in imminent danger …   Wiktionary

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