Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Portuguese translation of “stone”

See all translations

stone

noun
 
/stəʊn/
B1 [no plural] a hard, natural substance that is found in the ground
pedra
a stone wall
B1 a small rock or piece of rock
pedra
B1 a hard, valuable substance that is often used in jewellery
pedra
precious stones
( plural stone) UK a unit for measuring weight, equal to 6.35 kilograms or 14 pounds
unidade de peso equivalente a 6,35 kg
UK ( US pit) a large, hard seed that grows inside some types of fruit and vegetables
caroço
a cherry stone
(Definition of stone from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “stone” in Portuguese

Definitions of “stone” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

bad/hard/tough luck

said to express sympathy with someone when something bad has happened to them

Word of the Day

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More