stone-cold
adverb Date: 1592 absolutely <
stone-cold sober
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  • stone-cold — adj 1.) if something is stone cold, it is completely cold even though it should be warm or hot ▪ Dinner was stone cold by the time I got home. 2.) stone cold sober having drunk no alcohol at all 3.) AmE if a player or sports team is stone cold,… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • stone-cold — adjective INFORMAL very cold, especially much colder than it should be stone cold sober definitely not drunk …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • stone-cold — adjective completely cold by the time he got back to his coffee it was stone cold • Similar to: ↑cold * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : completely cold : lacking warmth by the time he got back to his coffee it was stone cold * * * stone coldˈ adjectiv …   Useful english dictionary

  • stone cold — 1. adj. completely cold 2. adv. stone cold [as submodifier] completely stone cold sober * * * ˌstone ˈcold [stone cold] adjective completely cold, when it should be warm or hot • …   Useful english dictionary

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  • stone-cold — 1) ADJ If something that should be warm is stone cold, it is very cold. Hillsden took a sip of tea, but it was stone cold. 2) PHRASE: v link PHR If someone is stone cold sober, they are not drunk at all. [INFORMAL] …   English dictionary

  • stone-cold — {adj.} Having no warmth; completely cold. Used to describe things that are better when warm. * /The boys who got up late found their breakfast stone cold./ * /The furnace went off and the radiators were stone cold./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • stone-cold — {adj.} Having no warmth; completely cold. Used to describe things that are better when warm. * /The boys who got up late found their breakfast stone cold./ * /The furnace went off and the radiators were stone cold./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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