Words nearby freestone
Example sentences from the Web for freestone
Opulent is a white-fleshed, freestone peach of very mediocre character as it grows on the Station grounds.
In the neighbourhood, as at Mansfield Woodhouse to the north, there are quarries of limestone, sandstone and freestone.
This is a freestone peach resembling Stump; ripens the end of July in Alabama.
The house, built of freestone, in the style of the period of Louis XV.A Start in Life|Honore de Balzac
Minerals; quarries of freestone, some limestone, and inexhaustible beds of coal.A New Guide for Emigrants to the West|J. M. Peck
British Dictionary definitions for freestone
- any fine-grained stone, esp sandstone or limestone, that can be cut and worked in any direction without breaking
- (as modifier)a freestone house
- a fruit, such as a peach, in which the flesh separates readily from the stone
- (as modifier)a freestone peach Compare clingstone