bone idle


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bone idle

adj
very idle; extremely lazy
Translations
مِكْسالٌ، كَسولٌ
líný jako veš
luddoven
dög lusta
húîlatur
aşırı tembeluyuşuk

bone idle

adj to be bone idleessere un(a) fannullone/a

bone

(bəun) noun
1. the hard substance forming the skeleton of man, animals etc. Bone decays far more slowly than flesh.
2. a piece of this substance. She broke two of the bones in her foot.
verb
to take the bones out of (fish etc).
ˈbony adjective
1. like bone. a bony substance.
2. full of bones. This fish is very bony.
3. thin. bony fingers.
bone china
china in whose manufacture the ashes of burnt bones are used.
bone idle
very lazy. He could find a job but he's bone idle.
a bone of contention
a cause of argument or quarrelling. Ownership of the boat was a bone of contention between the two men for many years.
have a bone to pick with (someone)
to have something to argue about with (a person).
to the bone
1. thoroughly and completely. I was chilled to the bone.
2. to the minimum. I've cut my expenses to the bone.
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It is not uncommon to see healthy young people using these spaces closerto stores - because they are too bone idle to walk from spaces further away.
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Furthermore, as agreed under the terms of the 1993 Convention on Bone Idle Journalism, the remit of the ban extends to ALL related middle-east gags.
The members of Circus Bone Idle spent six weeks devising the gravity-defying musical.
There are, of course, a minority of recipients who are bone idle.
Where's your hygiene or self respect, or is it just bone idle laziness?
Surely Labour should do for working people what the Conservatives do for all those bone idle, rich tax dodgers.
Getting tarted up in the blue curlers and bright red lipstick for a series of wacky telly ads for Blackthorn Cider netted the 42- year-old star an estimated pounds 75,000 - about five years' worth of Giros for his bone idle alter ego.
Mr McGuirk reportedly told the seminar: "We've got some bone idle people in the public sector - there, I said it, bone idle people".
He went on: "I asked if I should start 'you will be hardworking or bone idle
This is gardening for the enthusiast, the complete amateur and the bone idle rolled into one.
At the other end former Motherwell keeper Mark Brown was bone idle on his debut, with just one simple catch all afternoon.