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Synonyms for stone
stoʊnstone

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Wiktionary

  1. stoneverb

    Synonyms:
    rock, pebble, calculus

  2. stonenoun

    A hard earthen substance that can form large rocks and boulders.

    My father is stone deaf. This soup is stone cold.

    Synonyms:
    lapidate, pebble, rock, calculus

  3. stonenoun

    To remove a stone from (fruit etc.).

    I went stone crazy after she left.

    Synonyms:
    rock, calculus, pebble

  4. stonenoun

    Of a dull light grey or beige, like that of some stones.

    Synonyms:
    pebble, calculus, rock

  5. stonenoun

    (plural: stone) A unit of mass equal to 14 pounds. Used to measure the weights of people, animals, cheese, wool, etc. 1 stone 6.3503 kilograms

    She is one stone fox.

    Synonyms:
    calculus, pebble, rock

  6. stonenoun

    The central part of some fruits, particularly drupes; consisting of the seed and a hard endocarp layer.

    a peach stone

    Synonyms:
    rock, calculus, pebble

  7. stonenoun

    A hard, stone-like deposit.

    kidney stone

    Synonyms:
    rock, pebble, calculus

  8. stonenoun

    A playing piece made of any hard material, used in various board games such as backgammon, and go.

    Synonyms:
    pebble, calculus, rock

  9. stonenoun

    A 42-pound, precisely shaped piece of granite with a handle attached, which is bowled down the ice.

    Synonyms:
    rock, calculus, pebble

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rock, stonenoun

    a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter

    "he threw a rock at me"

    Synonyms:
    rock-and-roll, rock candy, endocarp, sway, gemstone, rock and roll, pit, careen, rock, rock'n'roll, gem, rock music, rock 'n' roll, tilt

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  2. stonenoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  3. rock, stonenoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    rock-and-roll, rock candy, endocarp, sway, gemstone, rock and roll, pit, careen, rock, rock'n'roll, gem, rock music, rock 'n' roll, tilt

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  4. gem, gemstone, stonenoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    muffin, treasure, gemstone, precious stone, pit, gem, rock, jewel, endocarp

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  5. stonenoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  6. stone, pit, endocarpnoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    stone pit, quarry, gemstone, fossa, infernal region, pitfall, pit, gem, orchestra pit, rock, colliery, perdition, nether region, cavity, endocarp

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  7. Stone, Harlan Stone, Harlan F. Stone, Harlan Fisk Stonenoun

    United States jurist who was named chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1941 by Franklin D. Roosevelt (1872-1946)

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, neutral

  8. Stone, Oliver Stonenoun

    United States filmmaker (born in 1946)

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, neutral

  9. Stone, Lucy Stonenoun

    United States feminist and suffragist (1818-1893)

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  10. Stone, I. F. Stone, Isidor Feinstein Stonenoun

    United States journalist who advocated liberal causes (1907-1989)

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  11. Stone, Harlan Fiske Stonenoun

    United States jurist who served on the United States Supreme Court as chief justice (1872-1946)

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  12. Stone, Edward Durell Stonenoun

    United States architect (1902-1978)

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  13. stoneadjective

    a lack of feeling or expression or movement

    "he must have a heart of stone"; "her face was as hard as stone"

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, neutral

  14. stoneverb

    of any of various dull tannish or grey colors

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, neutral

  15. stone, lapidateverb

    kill by throwing stones at

    "People wanted to stone the woman who had a child out of wedlock"

    Synonyms:
    lapidate, pit

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  16. pit, stoneverb

    remove the pits from

    "pit plums and cherries"

    Synonyms:
    oppose, mark, pit, pock, scar, play off, match, lapidate

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stonenoun

    Synonyms:
    rock, pebble

  2. stonenoun

    Synonyms:
    gem, jewel, precious stone

  3. stonenoun

    Synonyms:
    nut (of a drupe)

  4. stonenoun

    Synonyms:
    vesical calculus

  5. stonenoun

    Synonyms:
    testicle

  6. stonenoun

    Synonyms:
    monumental tablet

  7. stoneverb

    Synonyms:
    pelt with stones

  8. stoneverb

    Synonyms:
    face with stone, line with stone

  9. stoneverb

    Synonyms:
    free from stones

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stonenoun

    Synonyms:
    rock, bowlder, pebble, calculus, concretion, flint, granite, marble, quartz, adamant, shale, flag, flagstone, cobblestone, rubble, brash, shingle, monolith, polyolith, cairn, muller, merestone, cromlech, madstone, snakestone, aërolite, meteorite, (of fruit) endocarp, pit, nut, putamen

    Associated words:
    petrify, petrifaction, lithology, lithography, lithic, lapidary, lithoglypher, lithoglyptic, litholatry, lapidescence, lapidescent, lapidify, lapillation, lapidification, lapidific, lapilli, catapult, quarry, petrography, lapidist, petrology, geology, lithogenesis, lithification, wimble, niobe, petrescence, petrescent, petrifactive, petrologist, concrete, lapidarian, lapidarious, fossil, schist, scapple, lichen, regolith, monadnock, saxatile, saxicoline, saxicavous, saxifrage, saxifragous

  2. stonenoun

    Synonyms:
    (precious and semi-precious) gem, jewel, diamond, brilliant, beryl, emerald, chalcedony, bloodstone, agate, heliotrope girasole, onyx, sardonyx, garnet, sardine stone, jade, opal, peridot, chrysolite, sapphire, ruby, topaz, turquoise, turquoise matrix, zircon, hyacinth, carbuncle, amethyst, pearl, coral, bijou, doublet, carnelian, briolette, cabochon, chatoyant, rhinestone, amphibole, aquamarine, tourmaline, rhodolite, spinel, bufonite

    Antonyms:
    paste, strass, gewgaw, gimcrack, tinsel, pinchbeck, gaud, bauble, foil stone

    Associated words:
    lapidary, lapidist, lapidarian, cameo, intaglio, facet, naif, anaglyph, briquet, collet, platinum, bizet, caret, anaglyphic, diaglyptic, anaglyphies, glyptography, table, bezel, girdle, pavilion, cadrans, mound, mount, dichroiscope, dichroism, dichroscope

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. stone

    Synonyms:
    Concrement

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How to use stone in a sentence?

  1. Prince Harry:

    The Royal Collection Shop said online. The real ring was designed by Prince Harry and nods to Prince Harry mother, Princess Diana, who died in 1997. The ring is — is obviously yellow gold because that's... her favorite and the main stone itself I sourced from Botswana and the — the little diamonds either side are from my mother's jewelry collection to make sure that she's with us on this — on this crazy journey together.

  2. Johnny Cash:

    You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don't try to forget the mistakes, but you don't dwell on it. You don't let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space.

  3. Boris Johnson:

    You throw a stone in Kensington and you'll hit an oligarch, some of them are close to Putin and some of them aren't.

  4. David Urban:

    Roger Stone has always pushed the line, and I think Roger Stone went over that line today and Roger Stone got smacked down pretty hard by the judge.

  5. Donald Trump:

    The Democrats are sticking up for MS-13. You heard( House Minority Leader) Nancy Pelosi the other day, like, trying to find all sorts of reasons why they should be able to stay. These are stone cold killers -- vicious killers.


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