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Chill vs. Stone

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Chillnoun

A moderate, but uncomfortable and penetrating coldness.

‘There was a chill in the air.’;

Stonenoun

(uncountable) A hard earthen substance that can form large rocks.

Chillnoun

A sudden penetrating sense of cold, especially one that causes a brief trembling nerve response through the body; the trembling response itself; often associated with illness: fevers and chills, or susceptibility to illness.

‘Close the window or you'll catch a chill.’; ‘I felt a chill when the wind picked up.’;

Stonenoun

A small piece of stone, a pebble.

Chillnoun

An uncomfortable and numbing sense of fear, dread, anxiety, or alarm, often one that is sudden and usually accompanied by a trembling nerve response resembling the body's response to biting cold.

‘Despite the heat, he felt a chill as he entered the crime scene.’; ‘The actor's eerie portrayal sent chills through the audience.’; ‘His menacing presence cast a chill over everyone.’;

Stonenoun

A gemstone, a jewel, especially a diamond.

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Chillnoun

An iron mould or portion of a mould, serving to cool rapidly, and so to harden, the surface of molten iron brought in contact with it.

Stonenoun

A unit of mass equal to 14 pounds. Used to measure the weights of people, animals, cheese, wool, etc. 1 stone ≈ 6.3503 kilograms

Chillnoun

The hardened part of a casting, such as the tread of a carriage wheel.

Stonenoun

(botany) The central part of some fruits, particularly drupes; consisting of the seed and a hard endocarp layer.

‘a peach stone’;

Chillnoun

A lack of warmth and cordiality; unfriendliness.

Stonenoun

(medicine) A hard, stone-like deposit.

‘kidney stone’;

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Chillnoun

Calmness; equanimity.

Stonenoun

(board games) A playing piece made of any hard material, used in various board games such as backgammon, and go.

Chillnoun

A sense of style; trendiness; savoir faire.

Stonenoun

A dull light grey or beige, like that of some stones.

Chilladjective

Moderately cold or chilly.

‘A chill wind was blowing down the street.’;

Stonenoun

(curling) A 42-pound, precisely shaped piece of granite with a handle attached, which is bowled down the ice.

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Chilladjective

Unwelcoming; not cordial.

‘Arriving late at the wedding, we were met with a chill reception.’;

Stonenoun

A monument to the dead; a gravestone or tombstone.

Chilladjective

(slang) Calm, relaxed, easygoing.

‘The teacher is really chill and doesn't care if you use your phone during class.’; ‘Paint-your-own ceramics studios are a chill way to express yourself while learning more about your date's right brain.’;

Stonenoun

(obsolete) A mirror, or its glass.

Chilladjective

(slang) "Cool"; meeting a certain hip standard or garnering the approval of a certain peer group.

‘That new movie was chill, man.’;

Stonenoun

(obsolete) A testicle.

Chilladjective

(slang) Okay, not a problem.

‘"Sorry about that." "It's chill."’;

Stonenoun

A stand or table with a smooth, flat top of stone, commonly marble, on which to arrange the pages of a book, newspaper, etc. before printing; also called imposing stone.

Chillverb

(transitive) To lower the temperature of something; to cool.

‘Chill before serving.’;

Stoneverb

(transitive) To pelt with stones, especially to kill by pelting with stones.

‘She got stoned to death after they found her.’;

Chillverb

(intransitive) To become cold.

‘In the wind he chilled quickly.’;

Stoneverb

(transitive) To remove a stone from (fruit etc.).

Chillverb

To harden a metal surface by sudden cooling.

Stoneverb

(intransitive) To form a stone during growth, with reference to fruit etc.

Chillverb

To become hard by rapid cooling.

Stoneverb

To intoxicate, especially with narcotics. Usually in passive

Chillverb

To relax, lie back.

‘Chill, man, we've got a whole week to do it; no sense in getting worked up.’; ‘The new gym teacher really has to chill or he's gonna blow a gasket.’;

Stoneverb

To do nothing, to stare blankly into space and not pay attention when relaxing or when bored.

Chillverb

To "hang", hang out; to spend time with another person or group. Also chill out.

‘Hey, we should chill this weekend.’;

Stoneverb

(transitive) To lap with an abrasive stone to remove surface irregularities.

Chillverb

To smoke marijuana.

‘On Friday night do you wanna chill?’;

Stoneadjective

Constructed of stone.

‘stone walls’;

Chillverb

(transitive) To discourage or depress.

‘Censorship chills public discourse.’;

Stoneadjective

Having the appearance of stone.

‘stone pot’;

Chillnoun

A moderate but disagreeable degree of cold; a disagreeable sensation of coolness, accompanied with shivering.

Stoneadjective

Of a dull light grey or beige, like that of some stones.

Chillnoun

A sensation of cold with convulsive shaking of the body, pinched face, pale skin, and blue lips, caused by undue cooling of the body or by nervous excitement, or forming the precursor of some constitutional disturbance, as of a fever.

Stoneadjective

(AAVE) Used as an intensifier.

‘She is one stone fox.’;

Chillnoun

A check to enthusiasm or warmth of feeling; discouragement; as, a chill comes over an assembly.

Stoneadjective

(LGBT) Willing to give sexual pleasure but not to receive it.

‘stone butch; stone femme’;

Chillnoun

An iron mold or portion of a mold, serving to cool rapidly, and so to harden, the surface of molten iron brought in contact with it.

Stoneadverb

As a stone used with following adjective.

‘My father is stone deaf. This soup is stone cold.’;

Chillnoun

The hardened part of a casting, as the tread of a car wheel.

Stoneadverb

(slang) Absolutely, completely used with following adjectives.

‘I went stone crazy after she left.’; ‘I said the medication made my vision temporarily blurry, it did not make me stone blind.’; ‘The Styistics performed a love song titled "I'm Stone in Love with You".’;

Chilladjective

Moderately cold; tending to cause shivering; chilly; raw.

‘Noisome winds, and blasting vapors chill.’;

Stonenoun

Concreted earthy or mineral matter; also, any particular mass of such matter; as, a house built of stone; the boy threw a stone; pebbles are rounded stones.

‘They had brick for stone, and slime . . . for mortar.’;

Chilladjective

Affected by cold.

Stonenoun

A precious stone; a gem.

Chilladjective

Characterized by coolness of manner, feeling, etc.; lacking enthusiasm or warmth; formal; distant; as, a chill reception.

Stonenoun

Something made of stone. Specifically: -

Chilladjective

Discouraging; depressing; dispiriting.

Stonenoun

The glass of a mirror; a mirror.

‘Lend me a looking-glass;If that her breath will mist or stain the stone,Why, then she lives.’;

Chillverb

To strike with a chill; to make chilly; to cause to shiver; to affect with cold.

‘When winter chilled the day.’;

Stonenoun

A calculous concretion, especially one in the kidneys or bladder; the disease arising from a calculus.

Chillverb

To check enthusiasm or warmth of feeling of; to depress; to discourage.

‘Every thought on God chills the gayety of his spirits.’;

Stonenoun

A monument to the dead; a gravestone.

‘Should some relenting eyeGlance on the where our cold relics lie.’;

Chillverb

To produce, by sudden cooling, a change of crystallization at or near the surface of, so as to increase the hardness; said of cast iron.

Stonenoun

One of the testes; a testicle.

Chillverb

To become surface-hardened by sudden cooling while solidifying; as, some kinds of cast iron chill to a greater depth than others.

Stonenoun

The hard endocarp of drupes; as, the stone of a cherry or peach. See Illust. of Endocarp.

Chillnoun

coldness due to a cold environment

Stonenoun

A weight which legally is fourteen pounds, but in practice varies with the article weighed.

Chillnoun

an almost pleasurable sensation of fright;

‘a frisson of surprise shot through him’;

Stonenoun

Fig.: Symbol of hardness and insensibility; torpidness; insensibility; as, a heart of stone.

‘I have not yet forgot myself to stone.’;

Chillnoun

a sensation of cold that often marks the start of an infection and the development of a fever

Stonenoun

A stand or table with a smooth, flat top of stone, commonly marble, on which to arrange the pages of a book, newspaper, etc., before printing; - called also imposing stone.

Chillnoun

a sudden numbing dread

Stoneverb

To pelt, beat, or kill with stones.

‘And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.’;

Chillverb

depress or discourage;

‘The news of the city's surrender chilled the soldiers’;

Stoneverb

To make like stone; to harden.

‘O perjured woman! thou dost stone my heart.’;

Chillverb

make cool or cooler;

‘Chill the food’;

Stoneverb

To free from stones; also, to remove the seeds of; as, to stone a field; to stone cherries; to stone raisins.

Chillverb

loose heat;

‘The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm’;

Stoneverb

To wall or face with stones; to line or fortify with stones; as, to stone a well; to stone a cellar.

Chilladjective

uncomfortably cool;

‘a chill wind’; ‘chilly weather’;

Stoneverb

To rub, scour, or sharpen with a stone.

Chillnoun

an unpleasant feeling of coldness in the atmosphere, one's surroundings, or the body

‘the draughty chill of the castle’; ‘there was a chill in the air’; ‘heat exhaustion symptoms include nausea, chills, dizziness and dehydration’;

Stonenoun

a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter;

‘he threw a rock at me’;

Chillnoun

a feverish cold

‘he was confined to bed with a severe chill’; ‘we had better return before you catch a chill’;

Stonenoun

material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust;

‘that mountain is solid rock’; ‘stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries’;

Chillnoun

a coldness of manner

‘the chill in relations between France and its former colony’;

Stonenoun

building material consisting of a piece of rock hewn in a definite shape for a special purpose;

‘he wanted a special stone to mark the site’;

Chillnoun

a depressing influence

‘his statements have cast a chill over this whole country’;

Stonenoun

a crystalline rock that can be cut and polished for jewelry;

‘he had the gem set in a ring for his wife’; ‘she had jewels made of all the rarest stones’;

Chillnoun

a sudden and powerful feeling of fear

‘a chill ran down my spine’;

Stonenoun

the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed;

‘you should remove the stones from prunes before cooking’;

Chillnoun

a metal mould, often cooled, designed to ensure rapid or even cooling of metal during casting.

Stonenoun

an avoirdupois unit used to measure the weight of a human body; equal to 14 pounds;

‘a heavy chap who must have weighed more than twenty stone’;

Chillverb

make (someone) cold

‘they were chilled by a sudden wind’;

Stonenoun

United States filmmaker (born in 1946)

Chillverb

cool (food or drink), typically in a refrigerator

‘chill the soup slightly before serving’;

Stonenoun

United States feminist and suffragist (1818-1893)

Chillverb

(of food or drink) be cooled

‘they had some champagne chilling in the fridge’;

Stonenoun

United States journalist who advocated liberal causes (1907-1989)

Chillverb

another term for chill-cast

Stonenoun

United States jurist who served on the United States Supreme Court as Chief Justice (1872-1946)

Chillverb

horrify or frighten (someone)

‘the city was chilled by the violence’;

Stonenoun

United States architect (1902-1978)

Chillverb

calm down and relax

‘they like to get home, have a bath, and chill out’;

Stonenoun

a lack of feeling or expression or movement;

‘he must have a heart of stone’; ‘her face was as hard as stone’;

Chillverb

pass time idly with other people

‘she always seems to be just chilling with friends’;

Stoneverb

kill by throwing stones at;

‘Adulterers should be stoned according to the Koran’;

Chilladjective

chilly

‘the chill grey dawn’; ‘the chill winds of public censure’;

Stoneverb

remove the pits from;

‘pit plums and cherries’;

Chilladjective

very relaxed or easy-going

‘the island is really chill and laid-back’; ‘in general, I am a pretty chill guy’;

Stoneadjective

of any of various dull tannish-gray colors

Stonenoun

hard solid non-metallic mineral matter of which rock is made, especially as a building material

‘the houses are built of stone’; ‘high stone walls’;

Stonenoun

used in similes and metaphors to refer to weight or lack of feeling, expression, or movement

‘the elevator dropped like a stone’; ‘Isabel stood as if turned to stone’;

Stonenoun

a small piece of rock found on the ground.

Stonenoun

a meteorite made of rock, as opposed to metal.

Stonenoun

a calculus; a gallstone or kidney stone.

Stonenoun

a piece of stone shaped for a purpose, especially one of commemoration, ceremony, or demarcation

‘a memorial stone’; ‘boundary stones’;

Stonenoun

a gem or jewel

‘a gold ring with a small dark red stone’;

Stonenoun

short for curling stone

Stonenoun

a round piece or counter, originally made of stone, used in various board games, especially the Japanese game of go.

Stonenoun

a large flat table or sheet, originally made of stone and now usually of metal, on which pages of type are made up.

Stonenoun

a hard seed in a cherry, plum, peach, and some other fruits.

Stonenoun

a unit of weight equal to 14 lb (6.35 kg)

‘I weighed 10 stone’;

Stonenoun

a natural shade of whitish or brownish-grey

‘stone stretch trousers’;

Stoneverb

throw stones at

‘two people were stoned to death’; ‘policemen were stoned by the crowd’;

Stoneverb

remove the stone from (a fruit).

Stoneverb

build, face, or pave with stone

‘the honey-stoned, eighteenth-century city’;

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