cast stone


noun
  1. a concrete with a fine aggregate, used to imitate natural stone.

Origin of cast stone

1
First recorded in 1920–25

Words Nearby cast stone

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How to use cast stone in a sentence

  • Wulf gurgled and fell, dragging Varia with him; and the fight closed over them both as water closes over a cast stone.

    Nicanor - Teller of Tales | C. Bryson Taylor
  • I doubt it, but my voice acted as a supplementary irritant to the cast stone.

    A Maid of the Kentucky Hills | Edwin Carlile Litsey

British Dictionary definitions for cast stone

cast stone

noun
  1. building trades a building component, such as a block or lintel, made from cast concrete with a facing that resembles natural stone

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