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stone-dead

[stohn-ded] /ˈstoʊnˈdɛd/
adjective
1.
undeniably dead; completely lifeless.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English (north) standed. See stone, dead
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British Dictionary definitions for stone dead

stone-dead

adjective
1.
completely lifeless
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Slang definitions & phrases for stone dead

stone cold sober

adjective phrase

Totally unintoxicated; cold sober (1937+)


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