a lack of feeling or expression or movement
"he must have a heart of stone"
"her face was as hard as stone"
United States architect (1902-1978)
- edward durell stone
United States jurist who served on the United States Supreme Court as chief justice (1872-1946)
- harlan fiske stone
United States journalist who advocated liberal causes (1907-1989)
- i. f. stone - isidor feinstein stone
United States feminist and suffragist (1818-1893)
- lucy stone
United States filmmaker (born in 1946)
- oliver stone
United States jurist who was named chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1941 by Franklin D. Roosevelt (1872-1946)
- harlan stone - harlan f. stone - harlan fisk stone
the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed
"you should remove the stones from prunes before cooking"
an avoirdupois unit used to measure the weight of a human body
equal to 14 pounds
"a heavy chap who must have weighed more than twenty stone"
a crystalline rock that can be cut and polished for jewelry
"he had the gem set in a ring for his wife"
"she had jewels made of all the rarest stones"
material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust
"that mountain is solid rock"
"stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries"
building material consisting of a piece of rock hewn in a definite shape for a special purpose
"he wanted a special stone to mark the site"
a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter
"he threw a rock at me"
remove the pits from
"pit plums and cherries"
kill by throwing stones at
"People wanted to stone the woman who had a child out of wedlock"
of any of various dull tannish or grey colors