stone

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Hyponyms for stone

claystone pudding stone tufa limestone opaque gem copestone foundation stone grindstone paving stone stela boulder chondrite intrusion pebble tor xenolith road metal metamorphic rock shingling dolomite conglomerate calc-tufa marble transparent gem coping stone gravestone hearthstone springer whetstone bowlder clastic rock outcrop petrifaction wall rock peach pit sedimentary rock gravel pumice emery stone fieldstone magma matrix ashlar stretcher headstone millstone impost achondrite calculus crystal outcropping sill whinstone cherry stone sial crushed rock pumice stone emery rock greisen igneous rock cabochon capstone cornerstone tombstone monolith stele bedrock concretion crystallization rock outcrop stepping stone whin quartzite sima caliche aphanite

Definitions for stone

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

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    Synonyms for stone

    rock Isidor Feinstein Stone Harlan F. Stone gemstone Edward Durell Stone Lucy Stone Harlan Fisk Stone Harlan Fiske Stone Oliver Stone endocarp I. F. Stone Harlan Stone gem pit lapidate

    Antonyms for stone

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    Holonyms for stone

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    Hypernyms for stone

    coldness iciness seed vessel crystal coolness chilliness avoirdupois unit frigidity natural object material building material frigidness pericarp stuff take away withdraw remove kill take

    Meronyms for stone

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    Sounds like stone

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