stone-still

adjective

Definition of stone-still

: still as a stone : motionless sat stone-still for hours— Zane Grey

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History and Etymology for stone-still

Middle English stanstill, stonstill, from stan, ston stone + still

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“Stone-still.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stone-still. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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