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English definition of “stone”


verb [T] (THROW ROCKS)    /stəʊn/ US  /stoʊn/
to throw stones at something or someone: Rioters set up barricades and stoned police cars.ThrowingPunishing by causing painHitting and beatingPunishing and punishments stone sb to death to kill someone as a punishment by throwing stones at themDeath penalties
(Definition of stone verb (THROW ROCKS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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