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completely cold
(intensifier): stone-cold sober
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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  • There was a kind of stone-cold chill in the air which made us shiver.

    When Life Was Young C. A. Stephens
  • At breakfast I had occasion to say that the eggs were stone-cold, and Eliza contradicted me.

    Eliza Barry Pain
  • There was no gleam of life, not even in his stone-cold eyes.

    The Double Four E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • What you can't be stone-cold sure of to-morrow you drive a nail in to-day.

    T. Tembarom Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • They could do nothing but talk and talk and ask questions; and I had waffles, too, and they got stone-cold.

    T. Tembarom Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Here, John Henry, bring me another cup of coffee; this's stone-cold.

    The Other Fellow F. Hopkinson Smith
  • Did you think me so much of a beast as to believe that I would take you stone-cold!

    The Mystery of The Barranca Herman Whitaker

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