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Synonyms for bone

to study or work hard, especially when pressed for time


Synonyms for bone

rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

the porous calcified substance from which bones are made

a shade of white the color of bleached bones

study intensively, as before an exam

consisting of or made up of bone

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Cuts to the bone, unless those bones happen to be located in the vicinity of the cholesterol-laden limb of a fat cat.
His writing cuts to the bone and leaves no important detail unsaid, while no extraneous flourishes obscure his meaning.
arts bureaucracy, undiverted by the presumption of cynical manipulation on the part of "minority" arts communities - "dissed blacks, abused women, or disfranchised homosexuals" - Professor Harish Chandra cuts to the bone of the issue.
But the trouble with rooms like these is you're loathe to leave them, especially when the glacial December air cuts to the bone.