Definition of 'bone dry'
Example sentences containing 'bone dry'
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Searching for the source, Joanna spotted a young woman sitting on a tumbled boulder in the middle of the sandy, bone-dry riverbed. DEVIL'S CLAW (2001)
Translations for 'bone dry'
British English: bone dry /bəʊn draɪ/ ADJECTIVE
If you say that something is bone dry, you are emphasizing that it is very dry indeed.
Now the river bed is bone dry.
- American English: bone dry
- Arabic: جَافّ تـَمَاماً
- Brazilian Portuguese: super seco
- Chinese: 干得冒烟
- Croatian: potpuno suh
- Czech: vyschlý
- Danish: knastør
- Dutch: kurkdroog
- European Spanish: completamente seco
- Finnish: rutikuiva
- French: anhydre
- German: knochentrocken
- Greek: θεόξερος
- Italian: asciutto
- Japanese: ひからびた
- Korean: 메마른
- Norwegian: knusktørr
- Polish: suchutki
- European Portuguese: super seco
- Romanian: complet uscat
- Russian: абсолютно сухой
- Spanish: completamente seco
- Swedish: snustorr
- Thai: แห้งสนิท
- Turkish: kupkuru
- Ukrainian: абсолютно сухий
- Vietnamese: khô khốc
Definition of bone dry from the Collins English Dictionary
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