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stone (n):
building material consisting of a piece of rock hewn in a definite shape for a special purpose
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he wanted a special stone to mark the site
stone (n):
a lack of feeling or expression or movement
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he must have a heart of stone.
her face was as hard as stone
stone (n):
a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter
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he threw a rock at me
Related Words: rock
stone (n):
United States architect (1902-1978)
stone (n):
United States jurist who served on the United States Supreme Court as chief justice (1872-1946)
stone (n):
United States journalist who advocated liberal causes (1907-1989)
stone (n):
United States feminist and suffragist (1818-1893)
stone (n):
United States filmmaker (born in 1946)
stone (n):
United States jurist who was named chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1941 by Franklin D. Roosevelt (1872-1946)
stone (n):
the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed
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you should remove the stones from prunes before cooking
Related Words: pit
stone (n):
an avoirdupois unit used to measure the weight of a human body; equal to 14 pounds
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a heavy chap who must have weighed more than twenty stone
stone (v):
kill by throwing stones at
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People wanted to stone the woman who had a child out of wedlock
Related Words: lapidate
stone (n):
material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust
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that mountain is solid rock.
stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries
stone (n):
a crystalline rock that can be cut and polished for jewelry
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he had the gem set in a ring for his wife.
she had jewels made of all the rarest stones
stone (v):
remove the pits from
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pit plums and cherries
Related Words: pit
stone (s):
of any of various dull tannish or grey colors
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The undeserving are often lucky

Ahlatın iyisini ayılar yer.
The undeserving are often lucky.


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