Definition of curling stone in English:

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curling stone

Pronunciation: /kərliNG ˌstōn/


A large, polished, circular stone with an iron handle on top, used in the game of curling.
Example sentences
  • Yesterday, Murray's grandson proudly displayed publicly for the first time his grandfather's gold medal and the curling stones he used to make sporting history.
  • There she was, a curling stone's throw away from an Olympic gold medal.
  • To keep pace with the rising demand in curling stones, it received permission in 2001 to cart 1,500 tons of granite off of Ailsa Craig.

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Syllabification: curl·ing stone

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