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Wiktionary

  1. bonesnoun

    Synonyms:
    props

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bones, castanets, clappers, finger cymbalsnoun

    a percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance

    Synonyms:
    finger cymbals, castanets, clappers

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "bones":

    bone, edges, os

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How to use bones in a sentence?

  1. Wayomi Rathnayake , now 29:

    She looked so different, so weak and unrecognizable. Her skin was wrinkled like an old person, and it was stuck firmly to her bones.

  2. Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella:

    ( An) individual who left the bag of remains on the snack stand door was located and directed law enforcement officers to the location where the remains were found, additional bones and some personal items were discovered at the site.

  3. William Perry:

    The problem is the way Georgia law is written. Unfortunately, there are no bones about the controlling party, whether it's Republican or Democrat, writing laws to their advantage. And this is an unfortunate example of that.

  4. Benjamin Sommers:

    With the expanded coverage, you're not going to diagnose more broken bones because whether or not they have insurance, when somebody breaks a leg they are going to get an x-ray, these findings with diabetes may be the tip of the iceberg, and you can imagine similar outcomes for earlier detection of high blood pressure, or cancer, or mental illness.

  5. Emily Deschanel:

    Without the TV series 'Bones,' I honestly do not believe that I would have developed an interest in anthropology like I did, besides the field of study, I really admired [the] 'Bones' character. She was smart, strong, independent, and had an exciting life. I wanted to be like that.


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