Results for stone

Definitions of stone:

part of speech: noun

Any loose mass of earthy matter of considerable hardness; a mineral; a gem; a morbid secretion formed in the bladder; the disease so called; a testicle; the hard kernel of a fruit; a weight of 14 lb.; a weight varying in amount; insensibility.

part of speech: noun

A hard mass of earthy or mineral matter: a precious stone or gem: a tombstone: a concretion formed in the bladder: a hard shell containing the seed of some fruits: a standard weight of 14 lbs. avoirdupois: torpor and insensibility.

part of speech: verb

To pelt or kill with stones; to free from stones, as fruit; to face with stones.

part of speech: adjective

Made of stone or earthenware; as, a stone jar.

part of speech: verb transitive

To pelt with stones: to free from stones: to wall with stones.

part of speech: adjective

Made of or resembling stone; hard.

part of speech: verb transitive

To pelt or kill by hurling pieces of rock at; remove the stones, or pits, from; as, to stone cherries.

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