fieldstone

noun
field·​stone | \ ˈfēl(d)-ˌstōn How to pronounce fieldstone (audio) \

Definition of fieldstone

: stone (as in building) in usually unaltered form as taken from the field

Examples of fieldstone in a Sentence

They used plain fieldstones as grave markers.
Recent Examples on the Web The home’s inviting stucco and fieldstone exterior blends beautifully with custom windows reminiscent of Tuscany. Karen A. Avitabile, Hartford Courant, 29 May 2022 The home’s inviting stucco and fieldstone exterior blends beautifully with custom windows reminiscent of Tuscany. Karen A. Avitabile, Hartford Courant, 29 May 2022 The existing wood siding was removed, but the fieldstone was preserved. Regina Cole, BostonGlobe.com, 29 May 2022 The home’s inviting stucco and fieldstone exterior blends beautifully with custom windows reminiscent of Tuscany. Karen A. Avitabile, Hartford Courant, 7 May 2022 To establish a casual vibe that would contrast the formality of the house, the garage was clad in fieldstone and centered on the pool. Krissa Rossbund, Better Homes & Gardens, 5 May 2022 There are five fireplaces in the home, and fieldstone frames them in some rooms. Mary Colurso | Mcolurso@al.com, al, 30 Apr. 2022 The sellers of an elegant fieldstone estate now listed at nearly $9 million know how to have fun. Lauren Beale, Forbes, 9 Apr. 2022 Breuer anchored this lightweight architecture to the earth with a living-room wall and massive fireplace of fieldstone. New York Times, 6 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of fieldstone

1799, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

28 Jun 2022

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“Fieldstone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fieldstone. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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