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English definition of “stone-dead”

stone-dead

adjective [after verb]     /ˌstəʊnˈded/ US  /ˌstoʊn-/
dead: By the time the paramedics got to him, he was stone-dead.Death and dying
(Definition of stone-dead adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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