A bone is the hard white material that makes up the skeleton and stops the body being floppy. The plural is ‘bones’.

idioms with the body part ‘bone’

Let’s look at some popular body idioms that contain the body part ‘bone’.


I’ve added the meaning and a picture example too.

idiomatic expressions with body parts - bones
body idioms with bones list - a bone to pick
body idioms with bones list - as dry as a bone
body idioms with bones list - bag of bones meaning
body idioms with bones list - a bone to pick
body idioms with bones list - a bone to pick
body idioms with bones list - skin and bones meaning
body idioms with bones list - work one’s fingers to the bone