all skin and bone

all skin and bone
All skin and bone
If a person is very underweight, they are all skin and bone, or bones.

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  • all skin and bone —    If a person is very underweight, they are all skin and bone, or bones.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If someone is all skin and bone, they are very thin or too thin.     After trekking in the Himalayas, he was all skin and bone …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • All skin and bone —   If a person is very underweight, they are all skin and bone, or bones …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • be (all) skin and bone(s) — phrase to be very thin in a way that is not healthy or attractive A lot of these fashion models are all skin and bones. Thesaurus: thin in an unattractive or unhealthy waysynonym Main entry: skin …   Useful english dictionary

  • (nothing all) skin and bone — (nothing but/all/only) skin and ˈbone idiom (informal) extremely thin in a way that is not attractive or healthy Main entry: ↑skinidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • (nothing but) skin and bone — (nothing but/all/only) skin and ˈbone idiom (informal) extremely thin in a way that is not attractive or healthy Main entry: ↑skinidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • (nothing only) skin and bone — (nothing but/all/only) skin and ˈbone idiom (informal) extremely thin in a way that is not attractive or healthy Main entry: ↑skinidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • Skin and Bones — (album)  Ne pas confondre avec Skin and Bone, film américain d’Everett Lewis  Ne pas confondre avec Skin and Bones, nouvelle de Franklin W. Dixon Skin and Bones es …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Skin and bones — (album)  Ne pas confondre avec Skin and Bone, film américain d’Everett Lewis  Ne pas confondre avec Skin and Bones, nouvelle de Franklin W. Dixon Skin and Bones es …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Skin and Bones (album) —  Ne pas confondre avec Skin and Bone, film américain d’Everett Lewis  Ne pas confondre avec Skin and Bones, nouvelle de Franklin W. Dixon …   Wikipédia en Français

  • bone — bone1 W2S2 [bəun US boun] n [: Old English; Origin: ban] 1.) one of the hard parts that together form the frame of a human, animal, or fish body ▪ The X ray showed that the bone was broken in two places. hip/leg/cheek etc bone (=the bone in your… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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