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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Hard as granite; Showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings; Abounding in rocks

Usage examples (33)
  • "This next one is what we call a stony-iron meteorite."
  • In the half-light his face was as still as a wax mannequins, his eyes unblinking, his expression stony.
  • If you believe in stony men they'll skewer your smile.
  • I see a government that sits at the top in stony silence. for more
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