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Stone (IPA: /ˈstoʊn/)


Stone (n.)

Concreted earthy or mineral matter; also, any particular mass of such matter; as, a house built of stone; the boy threw a stone; pebbles are rounded stones.

Stone (n.)

A precious stone; a gem.

Stone (n.)

Something made of stone. Specifically: -

Stone (n.)

The glass of a mirror; a mirror.

Stone (n.)

A monument to the dead; a gravestone.

Stone (n.)

A calculous concretion, especially one in the kidneys or bladder; the disease arising from a calculus.

Stone (n.)

One of the testes; a testicle.

Stone (n.)

The hard endocarp of drupes; as, the stone of a cherry or peach. See Illust. of Endocarp.

Stone (n.)

A weight which legally is fourteen pounds, but in practice varies with the article weighed.

Stone (n.)

Fig.: Symbol of hardness and insensibility; torpidness; insensibility; as, a heart of stone.

Stone (n.)

A stand or table with a smooth, flat top of stone, commonly marble, on which to arrange the pages of a book, newspaper, etc., before printing; -- called also imposing stone.

Stone (n.)

To pelt, beat, or kill with stones.

Stone (n.)

To make like stone; to harden.

Stone (n.)

To free from stones; also, to remove the seeds of; as, to stone a field; to stone cherries; to stone raisins.

Stone (n.)

To wall or face with stones; to line or fortify with stones; as, to stone a well; to stone a cellar.

Stone (n.)

To rub, scour, or sharpen with a stone.

Stone

Rock; building material

Stone

Informal unit of measure equal to 14 pounds avoirdupois

Stone

Large seed

Stone

Round object placed on the board in Go

Stone

Network packet repeater

Stone Synonyms

Chromatic

Stone Synonyms

Gemstone, Gem

Stone Synonyms

Endocarp, Pit

Stone Synonyms

Rock

Stone Synonyms

Rock

Stone Synonyms

Harlan Fisk Ston, Harlan F. Stone, Stone, Harlan Stone

Stone Synonyms

Oliver Stone, Stone

Stone Synonyms

Lucy Stone, Stone

Stone Synonyms

I. F. Stone, Stone, Isidor Feinstein Stone

Stone Synonyms

Harlan Fiske Stone, Stone

Stone Synonyms

Edward Durell Stone, Stone

Stone Synonyms

Lapidate

Stone Synonyms

Pit

Stone (Last Name / Surname)

Stone is the #178 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 153,329 people had that surname.

Translations

Stone in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [Kicking a large stone] I refute it thus." - Stone

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [Stone Blast shortened] Now! Stone Blast!" - Tales of Vesperia

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A gift is as a precious stone in the eyes of him that hath it." - Gifts

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A nickname is the hardest stone that the devil can throw at a man." - Names

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A rolling stone gathers no moss, so there's nothing to cushion the impact when it hits." - Anonymous


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