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stone

noun

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a shaped stone laid over or erected near a grave and usually bearing an inscription to identify and preserve the memory of the deceased
  • an engraved stone identified the grave as that of a man who had died in the Influenza Epidemic of 1918-19

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stone

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of stone (Entry 2 of 4)

stone

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of stone (Entry 3 of 4)

to make sharp or sharper
  • the diorama showed a villager stoning a scythe

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stone

adverb

Synonyms & Antonyms of stone (Entry 4 of 4)

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The first known use of stone was before the 12th century

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stomps

stone

stone's throw

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“Stone.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stone. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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