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stony

adjective  /ˈstoʊ·ni/ us  
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.
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