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Synonyms for stone
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rock, stone(noun)

    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. stone(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"

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  3. rock, 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"

    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, stone(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"

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

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  5. stone(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"

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  6. stone, pit, endocarp(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"

    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 Stone(noun)

    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 Stone(noun)

    United States filmmaker (born in 1946)

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, neutral

  9. Stone, Lucy Stone(noun)

    United States feminist and suffragist (1818-1893)

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  10. Stone, I. F. Stone, Isidor Feinstein Stone(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  11. Stone, Harlan Fiske Stone(noun)

    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 Stone(noun)

    United States architect (1902-1978)

    Synonyms:
    pit, rock, endocarp, gem, gemstone

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

  13. stone(adj)

    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. stone(verb)

    of any of various dull tannish or grey colors

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, neutral

  15. stone, lapidate(verb)

    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, stone(verb)

    remove the pits from

    "pit plums and cherries"

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

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic

Wiktionary

  1. stone(verb)

    Synonyms:
    calculus, rock, pebble

  2. stone(noun)

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

    stone walls

    Synonyms:
    lapidate, pebble, rock, calculus

  3. stone(noun)

    A small piece of stone.

    stone pot

    Synonyms:
    calculus, pebble, rock

  4. stone(noun)

    A gemstone, a jewel, especially a diamond.

    Synonyms:
    rock, calculus, pebble

  5. stone(noun)

    (plural: stone) A unit of mass equal to 14 pounds. Used to measure the weights of people, animals, cheese, wool, etc. 1 stone \u2248 6.3503 kilograms

    She is one stone fox.

    Synonyms:
    rock, pebble, calculus

  6. stone(noun)

    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. stone(noun)

    A hard, stone-like deposit.

    kidney stone

    Synonyms:
    rock, pebble, calculus

  8. stone(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    pebble, calculus, rock

  9. stone(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    pebble, calculus, rock

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stone(n.)

    Synonyms:
    rock, pebble

  2. stone(n.)

    Synonyms:
    gem, jewel, precious stone

  3. stone(n.)

    Synonyms:
    nut (of a drupe)

  4. stone(n.)

    Synonyms:
    vesical calculus

  5. stone(n.)

    Synonyms:
    testicle

  6. stone(n.)

    Synonyms:
    monumental tablet

  7. stone(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    pelt with stones

  8. stone(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    face with stone, line with stone

  9. stone(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    free from stones

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stone(n)

    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. stone(n)

    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. Mark Herring:

    The University of Virginia community and all Virginians have been stunned by the horrific story Rolling Stone brought to light, as well as the apparent inadequacy of the university's response to this and other past reports of sexual violence.

  2. Julie Robinson:

    A Mars landing makes a space landing look like a walk in the park, you drop like a stone on Mars compared to how you land on Earth. We want to simulate and understand what would happen if they had just spent nine months on Mars.

  3. The Phi Kappa Psi chapter:

    Rolling Stone published the article with reckless disregard for the truth.

  4. Craig Erlam:

    Doubts are not yet turning into full-blown concerns, if a date isn't set in stone soon though, that may come.

  5. Junal Barboza:

    She was the sort of person who would always go the extra mile to help a family member, and we’ve had a number of significant letters from people within the medical profession telling us just how good she was at her job. learning about her was a real eye-opener and has provided the stepping stone for what we want to achieve.


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