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stane

[steyn] /steɪn/
noun, adjective, adverb, verb (used with object), staned, staning. Scot. and North England.
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  • An hour passed, and then glancing at her stane saw that she had fallen asleep.

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  • Tomorrow I shall go hunting—and you will see, Mr. stane, oh, you will see!

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  • "You have still plenty of work before you," said stane, after congratulating her.

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  • stane considered her news for a moment and then gave an obvious explanation.

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  • stane was compelled to admit that she was right, and said so.

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  • stane permitted himself to smile at her enthusiasm and then spoke.

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  • "It will be as well," agreed stane, as he began to circle round the cabin again.

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  • She passed into the cabin, whilst stane walked down to the shore of the lake.

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  • But I'm mortal glad to see you, stane, particularly as I'm a little knocked.

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  • By the by, stane, did you ever get to the bottom of that unfortunate affair of yours in England?

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British Dictionary definitions for stane

stane

/steɪn/
noun
1.
a Scot word for stone
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