Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Without bones, especially as pertaining to meat or poultry prepared for eating.
  • adj. Lacking strength, courage, or resolve; spineless.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Without bones.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Without bones; wanting bones: as, “his boneless gums,”

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. being without a bone or bones

Etymologies

bone + -less (Wiktionary)

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