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English definition of “a stone's throw”

a stone's throw

C2 a very short distance : The cottage is just a stone's throw from the sea . "Is your house far from here?" "No, it's only a stone's throw away."Closeness in distance and timeAbout to happen
(Definition of a stone's throw from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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