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stone-cold

adjective uk   /ˌstəʊnˈkəʊld/  us   /ˌstoʊnˈkoʊld/
very or completely cold: Your dinner's been on the table for over an hour and it's stone-cold.
Translations of “stone-cold”
in Chinese (Traditional) 冰冷的, 涼透的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冰冷的, 凉透的…
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