English dictionary definition of:

stone


Noun

  • a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter
  • building material consisting of a piece of rock hewn in a definite shape for a special purpose
  • material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust
  • a crystalline rock that can be cut and polished for jewelry
  • an avoirdupois unit used to measure the weight of a human body; equal to 14 pounds
  • the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed
  • United States jurist who was named chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1941 by Franklin D. Roosevelt (1872-1946)
  • United States filmmaker (born in 1946)
  • United States feminist and suffragist (1818-1893)
  • United States journalist who advocated liberal causes (1907-1989)
  • United States jurist who served on the United States Supreme Court as chief justice (1872-1946)
  • United States architect (1902-1978)
  • a lack of feeling or expression or movement

Verb

  • kill by throwing stones at
  • remove the pits from

Adjective

  • of any of various dull tannish or grey colors

Thesaurus

endocarp   gem   gemstone   lapidate   pit   rock  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list o-e words - set 1 and learn about the word stone in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Other Spellzone word lists: Materials, building

Scrabble score for stone


Scrabble score = 5

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