Meaning of BARE BONES in English

BARE BONES

— bare-bones , adj.

the irreducible minimum; the most essential components: Reduce this report to its bare bones. There is nothing left of the town but the bare bones - a couple of stores, a church, and a few houses.

[ 1910-15 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .