Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “stone”

stone

noun (ROCK)
石头
 
 
/stəʊn/ US  /stoʊn/ (plural stones)
[C or U] the hard solid substance found in the ground which is often used for building, or a piece of this
石头;石料;石块
a stone wall/floor
石墙/石头地面
a flight of stone steps
一段石头台阶
a primitive stone axe
简陋的石斧
They cut enormous blocks of stone out of the hillside.
他们从山上开采出大量的石料。
Some demonstrators were arrested for throwing stones at the police.
一些示威者因向警察投掷石块被逮捕。
Geology - general words
[C] a piece of hard material which can form in some organs in the body and cause severe pain
结石
kidney/gall stones
肾/胆结石
Swellings and lumps
(Definition of stone noun (ROCK) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “stone” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

shadow

an area of darkness, caused by light being blocked by something

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More