Übersetzung von “bone” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

bone

nounbone /boʊn/
countable-uncountable the hard part of the structure of the body
os masculine

the hip bone
l'os iliaque

a broken bone
un os cassé
have a bone to pick with
informal to want to challenge sb about sth they have done
avoir un compte à régler avec , vouloir faire une mise au point avec

I have a bone to pick with you about that email.
Je dois faire une mise au point avec toi à propos de cet e-mail.
make no bones about
to talk about sth openly
ne pas faire un mystère de

She makes no bones about the fact that she's leaving.
Elle ne fait pas un mystère de son départ.
; see also close to the bone

(Übersetzung von “bone” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

bone

noun /bəun/

the hard substance forming the skeleton of man, animals etc

os
Bone decays far more slowly than flesh.

a piece of this substance

os
She broke two of the bones in her foot.
bony adjective

thin

décharné
bony fingers.

like bone

osseux
a bony substance.

full of bones

plein d’arêtes/d’os
This fish is very bony.
bone china

china in whose manufacture the ashes of burnt bones are used.

porcelaine
bone idle

very lazy

fainéant
He could find a job but he’s bone idle.
a bone of contention

a cause of argument or quarrelling

pomme de discorde
Ownership of the land 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).

avoir un compte à régler avec qqn
I have a bone to pick with you. Why didn’t you do the dishes yesterday?
to the bone

thoroughly and completely

jusqu’aux os
I was chilled to the bone.

to the minimum

au (strict) minimum
I’ve cut my expenses to the bone.

(Übersetzung von “bone” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)