rhinestone

noun rhine·stone \ ˈrīn-ˌstōn \

Definition of rhinestone

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

rhinestoned

play \-ˌstōnd\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of rhinestone

Rhine River


RHINESTONE Defined for English Language Learners

rhinestone

noun

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

noun rhine·stone \ ˈrīn-ˌstōn \

Definition of rhinestone for Students

:a small imitation gem used in jewelry or for decoration


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