Bone in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Bone

Of an off-white colour, like the colour of bone. | (carpentry, masonry, surveying) To sight along an object or set of objects to check whether they are level or in line. | (slang) Clipping of trombone.

Short Example Sentences for Bone

  • 1. Are lampblack and bone black allotropic forms of carbon? 🔊
  • 2. Ashe stooped, picked up a bone and looked at it. 🔊
  • 3. The os priapi: A study in bone development. 🔊
  • 4. Isn't that the bone of it? 🔊
  • 5. A bit of bone 69 18. 🔊
  • 6. This interesting pet was at last choked by a bone which it had swallowed. 🔊
  • 7. Not a vestige of us, not even a charred bone to tell the tale. 🔊
  • 8. The bone was set, and he returned to Kensington in his coach. 🔊
  • 9. Some time during the night I woke up chilled to the bone and in the dark. 🔊
  • 10. Later Brittany became a bone of contention between France and Normandy. 🔊

How to use Bone in Sentences?

  • 1. Spikes and bodkins of polished bone or petrified shell were thrust through their noses. 🔊
  • 2. The bone was fast falling into small fragments in the powerful mill that was crashing it. 🔊
  • 3. Then he broke off, for his companion was already detaching a second bone from the net. 🔊
  • 4. Fritz, if you were requested to fetch that bone away from him, what would you say? 🔊
  • 5. One who argues that all human ills are caused by the pressure of hard bone upon soft tissue. 🔊
  • 6. One of his guardians, in mock pity, threw him a bone to which a little meat clung. 🔊
  • 7. But there is a great deal of big bone and muscle in him, and he may yet work out a noble destiny. 🔊
  • 8. Dr. Yen carried this bone in his girdle to keep off the black, blue and yellow plagues. 🔊
  • 9. Given a bone, Professor Agassiz can draw the animal of which the bone forms a part. 🔊
  • 10. Preliminary report on the Vertebrata discovered in the Port Kennedy Bone Cave. 🔊
  • 11. Seeing that there was no hope of aid, he rolled over and gnawed the bone where it lay on the ground. 🔊
  • 12. At the distal end of the bone dense fibrous tissue is then differentiated and at the proximal end hyaline cartilage. 🔊
  • 13. Phosphorus is now manufactured from bone ash or a pure mineral phosphate by heating the phosphate with sand and carbon in an electric furnace. 🔊
  • 14. She makes her own needle from a hard bone or a piece of iron, and she twists thread from strips of deerskin. 🔊
  • 15. But fortune was with them and neither a broken bone nor a strained ligament resulted, though more than once each lad slipped and fell. 🔊
  • 16. I should think a woman with as much as one bone in her body would take a shotgun to that sort whenever they came around. 🔊
  • 17. I now give you the weight of that bone in diamonds, in rubies, in pearls or in emeralds, as you will. 🔊
  • 18. We were mere atoms in a vast wave of horn and bone and flesh that bore us onward as the tide floats driftwood. 🔊
  • 19. It was first cleared and stained to soften the dry cartilage binding the digital processes together and to differentiate bone and cartilage. 🔊
  • 20. A small bone in his left arm was broken by the bullet, but it would heal perfectly in a week or two. 🔊
  • 21. All the passion he might have given to his alien wife and alien son was lavished on this land which was bone of his bone and flesh of his flesh. 🔊
  • 22. Davidson, feeling about her head, came to a place where the crushed bone gave way under his fingers. 🔊
  • 23. By means of bone and nerve mechanism, the vibration of the diaphragm finally is made known to the brain and is interpretable therein. 🔊
  • 24. On the supposition that bone ash is pure calcium phosphate, what weight of it would be required in the preparation of 1 kg. 🔊
  • 25. Several dogs were lying about the room, or sitting and watching their masters, and one was gnawing a bone under a side-table. 🔊