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stone me! (or stone the crows!)

Definition of stone me! or stone the crows! in English:

British informal An exclamation of surprise or shock.
Example sentences
  • Stone the crows, she's out of control!
  • Stone the crows, I can hardly wait to find out.
  • 'Stone The Crows!', shouted the legendary manager, when he first heard this splendid young Scottish band roaring into action.
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