like a stone

like a stone
hard, heavy, rigid

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • sink like a stone — to sink very suddenly and quickly The ship hit an iceberg and sank like a stone. often used figuratively His last movie sank like a stone. • • • Main Entry: ↑sink sink like a stone see ↑sink, 1 • • • …   Useful english dictionary

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  • sink like a stone — to fail completely. He had published two novels, both of which sank like a stone …   New idioms dictionary

  • stone — adverb. Combinations such as stone cold and stone dead, in which stone is used adverbially (‘like a stone’), have been recorded for centuries. More recently, stone has developed a freer adverbial use as a mere intensive equivalent to very or… …   Modern English usage

  • stone — 01. He was injured when another child threw a snowball with a [stone] in it at him, and hit him in the head. 02. He walked slowly over the [stones] on the beach in his bare feet. 03. Demonstrators began to throw [stones] and bricks at the police …   Grammatical examples in English

  • Like a Rolling Stone — «Like a Rolling Stone» Sencillo de Bob Dylan del álbum Highway 61 Revisited Lado B «Gates of Eden» Grabación 15 a 16 de junio de 1965 en el Columbia Studio A, Séptima avenida número 799, Ciudad de Nueva York[1 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Like a Rolling Stone — Single par Bob Dylan extrait de l’album Highway 61 Revisited Pays  États Unis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Like a Prayer (chanson) — Like a Prayer Single par Madonna extrait de l’album Like a Prayer Face A Like a Prayer Face B Act of Contrition …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Like a Virgin — Studio album by Madonna Released November 12, 1984 …   Wikipedia

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