20 Words That End With BONE

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aitchbone (noun) a cut of beef including the H-shaped rump bone
anklebone (noun) the bone in the ankle that articulates with the leg bones to form the ankle joint Synonyms: astragal, talus, astragalus
backbone (noun) a central cohesive source of support and stability Synonyms: mainstay, keystone, anchor, linchpin, lynchpin
(noun) fortitude and determination Synonyms: gumption, grit, sand, moxie, guts
(noun) the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord Synonyms: back, spine, rachis, spinal column, vertebral column
(noun) the part of a book's cover that encloses the inner side of the book's pages and that faces outward when the book is shelved Synonyms: spine
(noun) the part of a network that connects other networks together
bone (verb) study intensively, as before an exam Synonyms: mug up, drum, get up, grind away, swot, swot up, cram, bone up
(verb) remove the bones from Synonyms: debone
(noun) rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates Synonyms: os
(noun) the porous calcified substance from which bones are made Synonyms: osseous tissue
(noun) a shade of white the color of bleached bones Synonyms: ivory, pearl, off-white
(adjective) consisting of or made up of bone
breastbone (noun) the flat bone that articulates with the clavicles and the first seven pairs of ribs Synonyms: sternum
cheekbone (noun) the arch of bone beneath the eye that forms the prominence of the cheek Synonyms: zygomatic, zygomatic bone, jugal bone, malar, malar bone, os zygomaticum
collarbone (noun) bone linking the scapula and sternum Synonyms: clavicle
debone (verb) remove the bones from Synonyms: bone
fishbone (noun) a bone of a fish
heelbone (noun) the largest tarsal bone; forms the human heel Synonyms: os tarsi fibulare, calcaneus
herringbone (noun) a twilled fabric with a herringbone pattern
(noun) a pattern of columns of short parallel lines with all the lines in one column sloping one way and lines in adjacent columns sloping the other way; it is used in weaving, masonry, parquetry, embroidery Synonyms: herringbone pattern
hipbone (noun) large flaring bone forming one half of the pelvis; made up of the ilium and ischium and pubis Synonyms: innominate bone
jawbone (verb) talk idly or casually and in a friendly way Synonyms: schmoose, schmooze, shmoose, shmooze
(noun) the jaw in vertebrates that is hinged to open the mouth Synonyms: jowl, mandible, mandibula, mandibular bone, submaxilla, lower jaw, lower jawbone
marrowbone (noun) a bone containing edible marrow; used especially in flavoring soup
redbone (noun) a speedy red or red-and-tan American hound
shinbone (noun) the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle Synonyms: shin, shin bone, tibia
thighbone (noun) the longest and thickest bone of the human skeleton; extends from the pelvis to the knee Synonyms: femoris, femur
trombone (noun) a brass instrument consisting of a long tube whose length can be varied by a U-shaped slide
whalebone (noun) a horny material from the upper jaws of certain whales; used as the ribs of fans or as stays in corsets Synonyms: baleen
wishbone (noun) the furcula of a domestic fowl Synonyms: wishing bone

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