bad to the bone


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bad to the bone

Thoroughly and completely immoral, wicked, dangerous, and/or unlawful. Often used in an ironic, jocular way. Don't mess with me, I'm bad to the bone! I bet he thinks he's bad to the bone, riding around on that motorcycle.
See also: bad, bone
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But a lot of the kids who roam the streets ``like feral animals'',as Will Self insultingly but pretty honestly put it, aren't bad to the bone.
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They signed with EMI for their major label debut, 1982's Bad To The Bone, and they recorded seven studio albums during their tenure with the label, departing after 1997's Rockin' My Life Away.
They signed with EMI for their major label debut, 1982's, Bad To The Bone, and they recorded seven studio albums during their tenure with the label, departing after 1997's Rockin' My Life Away.
This cuts bad to the bone," said Youngstown student Paul McCartney, a 38-year-old father of 4 studying information systems engineering.
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