a piece of rock, especially not very large, either of natural shape or cut out specially for building
solid mineral material, a type of rock
jewel or gem
"he threw a rock at me"
"he wanted a special stone to mark the site"
"that mountain is solid rock"
"stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries"
"he had the gem set in a ring for his wife"
"she had jewels made of all the rarest stones"
"a heavy chap who must have weighed more than twenty stone"
"you should remove the stones from prunes before cooking"
"he must have a heart of stone"
"her face was as hard as stone"
"People wanted to stone the woman who had a child out of wedlock"
"pit plums and cherries"
I..sat down on a stone at the foot of the telegraph-pole.
出自： H. D. Thoreau
The shallow streamlet came tumbling picturesquely over gray stones.
出自： M. E. Braddon
I..dislodged a stone with my foot. Underneath was a toad.
出自： P. Sayer
A rolling stone gathers no moss.
The guilty man was accordingly stoned.
出自： A. Mason
Some boys were stoning the guava trees for fruit.
出自： C. Phillips
A police van hit a lamp post after it was stoned by 30 youths.
误 Marble is precious stone.
正 Marble is a precious stone.
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