bone shaker

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noun Slang.

an early-model bicycle, especially one with hard rubber tires.
any uncomfortable vehicle.
a rough ride in a vehicle.

Nearby words

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  7. bone to pick,
  8. bone to pick, have a,
  9. bone turquoise,
  10. bone up

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boneshaker

/ (ˈbəʊnˌʃeɪkə) /

noun

an early type of bicycle having solid tyres and no springs
slang any decrepit or rickety vehicle
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