WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
hueso nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (parte del esqueleto)bone nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Mi primo se rompió un hueso jugando fútbol americano.
 My cousin broke a bone playing football.
hueso nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (fruta: semilla dura)  (fruit)stone, pit nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Me comí todo el mango; sólo quedó el hueso.
 I ate the whole mango, and the only thing left was the pit.
 
Additional Translations
hueso adj mfadjetivo de una sola terminación: Adjetivos de una sola terminación en singular ("amable", "constante") pero que sí varían en plural ("amables", "constantes"). (color: blanco amarillento)  (UK)bone-coloured adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
   (US)bone-colored adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 La novia llevaba un precioso vestido color hueso.
 The bride wore a beautiful, bone-coloured dress.
hueso nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). Méx., CR, SV,GT, NI, coloq (trabajo)easy job, cushy job nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (formal)sinecure nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Consiguió un hueso en el gobierno; empieza a trabajar la próxima semana.
 He got a cushy job in the government, and he starts next week.
hueso nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (persona: difícil)  (figurative)hard nut, hard-nose, hardnose nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El profesor es un hueso; suspende a casi todos sus alumnos.
 The professor is a hardnose; he sends most of his students to detention.
hueso nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (tarea: difícil)hard work nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (informal)beast, bear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Esta tarea es un hueso; no sé como me la voy a sacar de las manos.
 This homework is a beast! I don't know now I'm going to get it done.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms:
a otro perro con ese hueso exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (no te creo en absoluto)you're pulling my leg, you're kidding me, quit joking around exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
   (sarcastic)yeah, yeah! yeah, right! come on! exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
   (UK)come off it! exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
ante un hueso before the authorities preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
   (Mex.)considering a great opportunity exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  considering a promotion exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  considering a better job exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
darle a la sin hueso talk non-stop, talk someone's ear off
de carne y hueso loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). figurado (vivo)of flesh and bone exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Ese maniquí es tan real que parece de carne y hueso.
 This mannequin is so real it looks like flesh and bone
hueso frontal nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). . (hueso de la cabeza)frontal bone nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El hueso frontal forma la parte anterior y superior del cráneo.
hueso temporal loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (cráneo: hueso lateral)  (bone)temporal adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Jaime se fracturó el hueso temporal al caerse de cabeza desde el tejado de su casa.
hueso temporal nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (del cráneo)temporal bone nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El hueso temporal está en los laterales del cráneo.
ser un hueso be stubborn
soldar un hueso bone consolidation
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