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English definition of “stony”


adjective    /ˈstoʊ·ni/
containing a lot of stones : The ground was too stony to be used as a farm . Stony also means not showing any emotion , esp . sympathy , when you might expect it to be shown : Though we begged him, he gave us a stony look and turned away.
(Definition of stony adjective from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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