rhinestone

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noun rhine·stone \ˈrīn-ˌstōn\

Definition of rhinestone

  1. :  a imitation stone of high luster made of glass, paste, or gem quartz

rhinestoned

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Origin and Etymology of rhinestone

Rhine River


First Known Use: 1890


RHINESTONE Defined for English Language Learners

rhinestone

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noun rhine·stone \ˈrīn-ˌstōn\

Definition of rhinestone for English Language Learners

  • : a small stone that is made to look like a diamond and that is used in jewelry or for decoration


RHINESTONE Defined for Kids

rhinestone

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noun rhine·stone \ˈrīn-ˌstōn\

Definition of rhinestone for Students

  1. :  a small imitation gem used in jewelry or for decoration



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