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Synonyms of stone in English:


  • 1 a gang of youths threw stones and missiles at police officers
    rock, pebble, boulder;
    (stones)cobbles, gravel, scree
  • 2 a memorial stone had been erected in place of the wooden cross
  • 3 cracked paving stones
    slab, flagstone, flag, sett
  • 4 a gold ring with a small red stone
    gem, gemstone, jewel, precious stone, semi-precious stone, brilliant
    informal rock, sparkler
    archaic bijou
  • 5 cut the fruit in half and remove the stones
    kernel, seed, pip, pit
    technical endocarp
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    lithic, lapidary relating to stone
    litho- related prefix, as in lithography
    gemmology study of precious stones

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