Meaning of -BONED in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ -boʊnd ]

-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 mother.


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