a stone's throw Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “a stone's throw” in the English Dictionary

"a stone's throw" in British English

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a stone's throw

C2 a very ​shortdistance: The ​apartment is just a stone's ​throw from the ​sea. "Is ​yourhousefar from here?" "No, it's only a stone's ​throw away."
(Definition of a stone's throw from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a stone's throw”
in Chinese (Simplified) 很短的距离,掷石之遥…
in Chinese (Traditional) 很短的距離,一石之遙…
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“a stone's throw” in British English

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