Search results for i. f. stone

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turn to stoneTo become completely still, not moving.
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turn to stoneTo cause something to become stone.
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a rolling stone gathers no mossA person who never settles in one place will never be successful.A person who does not keep active will grow mouldy.
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beat one's head against a stone wallTo waste effort on a futile project.
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carved in stoneUnchangeable.
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cast the first stoneTo act self-righteously in accusing another person, believing that one is blameless.
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get blood from a stoneTo do something difficult, frustrating, or pointless.
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get blood out of a stoneTo do something difficult, frustrating, or pointless.
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kill two birds with one stoneTo solve two problems at once.
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leave no stone unturnedTo do a task very carefully and thoroughly, not missing any step.
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leave no stone unturnedTo search thoroughly for something, looking in every conceivable place.
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rolling stoneA person who moves around a lot and never settles down.
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set in stonePermanent; certain; firm.
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sink like a stoneTo completely fail.
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stepping stoneA stone that can be stepped on in crossing something, especially a marsh or creek.
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stepping stoneSomething used as a way to progress to something or somewhere else.
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stone coldVery cold; lacking any semblance of warmth.
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stone deadUtterly dead.
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stone deafUtterly deaf.
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stone's throwA short distance, roughly equivalent to how far a person can throw a stone.
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turn to stoneTo metamorphosise into stone.
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two birds with one stoneAny two things that were performed or completed at the same time by one action.
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deaf as a doorpostStone deaf.
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deaf as a poststone deaf (unable to hear at all)
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pitA seed inside a fruit; a stone or pip inside a fruit.
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pitTo remove the stone from a stone fruit or the shell from a drupe.
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stonewallCertain, stone cold.
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