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stonestone2 verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 THROWto throw stones at someone or something 🔊 Rioters blocked roads and stoned vehicles.2 stone somebody to death3 British EnglishDFC to take the stone out of fruit syn pit American English 🔊 stoned dates4 stone the crows!→ See Verb table
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stoneLate last year five women wearing T-shirts were stoned in Dili's central market for dressing inappropriately and talking on mobile phones.During the riot the mob started stoning the British embassy.I remember hearing stories in my childhood about how women like that were stoned to death in the old country.The thieves were caught and sentenced to be stoned to death.