Die Übersetzung von "stone" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


noun /stəun/

(also adjective) (of) the material of which rocks are composed

batu bata
a stone house
stone walls
In early times, men made tools out of stone.

a piece of this, of any shape or size

He threw a stone at the dog.

a piece of this shaped for a special purpose


a gem or jewel

batu perhiasan
She lost the stone out of her ring
diamonds, rubies and other stones.

the hard shell containing the nut or seed in some fruits eg peaches and cherries

kulit keras
a cherry-stone.

a measure of weight still used in Britain, equal to 6.35 kilogrammes

unit berat di Britain
She weighs 9.5 stone.

a piece of hard material that forms in the kidney, bladder etc and causes pain

batu karang
a kidney stone
stony adjective (comparative stonier, superlative stoniest)

full of, or covered with, stones

stony soil
a stony path/beach
It’s very stony around here.

(of a person’s expression etc ) like stone in coldness, hardness etc

He gave me a stony stare.
stonily adverb

dengan beras
stoniness noun

bersifat keras
stone-cold adjective ( stone-dead, stone-deaf)

completely cold, dead, or deaf

He’s almost stone-deaf
Your soup is stone-cold. He was stone-dead.
stoneware noun, adjective

(of) a hard type of pottery made of clay containing pieces of stone

perkakasan mengandungi batu
a stoneware jug.
stonework noun

construction done in stone, especially the stone parts of a building

kerja batuan
the crumbling stonework.
leave no stone unturned

to try every possible means

berusaha keras
The police left no stone unturned to (try to) find the missing child.
a stone’s throw noun

a very short distance

jarak yang dekat
They live only a stone’s throw away from here.

(Die Übersetzung von "stone" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)