Meaning: If someone is skin and bones, they are very underweight and look bad.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
Idioms similar to 'Skin and bones'
- Bag of bones
- Make no bones about it
- Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me
- Under your skin
- Waste of skin
- No skin off my nose
- Skin someone alive
- By the skin of your teeth
- All skin and bone
- Save your skin
- Play out of your skin
- Skin in the game
- Jump out of one's skin
- Beauty is only skin deep
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