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1. stone-gray

adjective. of the color of slate or granite.

Synonyms

  • neutral
  • slaty-grey
  • stone-grey
  • achromatic
  • slate-gray
  • slate-grey
  • slaty
  • slatey

Antonyms

  • colorful
  • subjective
  • reactive
  • positive

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Rhymes with Precious Stone

  • diaz-calderon
  • revolucion
  • corporacion
  • concepcion
  • flintstone
  • bourguignon
  • vanstone
  • unbeknown
  • trombone
  • romanone
  • overthrown
  • overgrown
  • overblown
  • morricone
  • montrone
  • homegrown
  • cipollone
  • calderon
  • yarchoan
  • stallone
  • scavone
  • postpone
  • outgrown
  • mcglone
  • mccrone
  • latrone
  • hipbone
  • dragone
  • dethrone
  • cyclone

Sentences with precious-stone


1. Noun Phrase
The 21st century gem business offers multiple options for making a living off precious and semiprecious stones.

2. Noun Phrase
The masks were usually painted with gold and contained precious stones.

3. Noun Phrase
Head to the Pacific to find agates, semi-precious stones washed up by the waves.

4. Noun Phrase
One of the reasons tourmaline is a popular semi-precious stone is because of its variations in color.

2. precious

adjective. ['ˈprɛʃəs'] characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for.

Synonyms

  • wanted
  • cherished
  • treasured

Antonyms

  • undesirable
  • maladroit
  • sincere
  • ingenuous

Etymology

  • precious (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • precios (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. precious

adjective. ['ˈprɛʃəs'] of high worth or cost.

Antonyms

  • unattractive

Etymology

  • precious (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • precios (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. precious

adjective. ['ˈprɛʃəs'] held in great esteem for admirable qualities especially of an intrinsic nature.

Synonyms

  • worthy

Antonyms

  • qualitative
  • unworthiness

Etymology

  • precious (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • precios (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. precious

adjective. ['ˈprɛʃəs'] obviously contrived to charm.

Synonyms

  • cute

Antonyms

  • unwanted
  • unwelcome

Etymology

  • precious (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • precios (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. precious

adverb. ['ˈprɛʃəs'] extremely.

Antonyms

  • dishonorable

Etymology

  • precious (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • precios (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. stone

noun. ['ˈstoʊn'] a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter.

Synonyms

  • petrifaction
  • concretion
  • outcrop
  • sill
  • outcropping
  • stepping stone
  • rock
  • crystal
  • clastic rock
  • xenolith
  • calculus
  • crystallization
  • chondrite
  • whin
  • whinstone
  • boulder
  • pebble
  • intrusion
  • rock outcrop
  • tor
  • natural object
  • bedrock
  • wall rock
  • achondrite

Antonyms

  • insubstantial
  • immaterial
  • insubstantiality
  • unworldly

Etymology

  • stan (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. stone

noun. ['ˈstoʊn'] building material consisting of a piece of rock hewn in a definite shape for a special purpose.

Synonyms

  • monolith
  • paving stone
  • building material
  • hearthstone
  • impost
  • cornerstone
  • tombstone
  • millstone
  • copestone
  • whetstone
  • foundation stone
  • capstone
  • springer
  • ashlar
  • stretcher
  • stela
  • grindstone
  • headstone
  • gravestone
  • stele

Antonyms

  • unclog
  • unstuff
  • pull
  • empty

Etymology

  • stan (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. stone

noun. ['ˈstoʊn'] material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust.

Synonyms

  • emery stone
  • caliche
  • limestone
  • matrix
  • shingling
  • material
  • marble
  • metamorphic rock
  • rock
  • quartzite
  • greisen
  • emery rock
  • aphanite
  • crushed rock
  • road metal
  • gravel
  • dolomite
  • sedimentary rock
  • igneous rock
  • sima
  • pudding stone
  • pumice
  • calc-tufa
  • pumice stone
  • mineral
  • tufa
  • claystone
  • conglomerate
  • magma
  • fieldstone
  • sial

Antonyms

  • responsiveness
  • agitation
  • fearfulness
  • Heaven

Etymology

  • stan (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. stone

verb. ['ˈstoʊn'] kill by throwing stones at.

Synonyms

  • lapidate

Antonyms

  • bridle
  • kern

Etymology

  • stan (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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