[ stohn-brohk ]
/ ˈstoʊnˈbroʊk /
having no money whatsoever.
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Origin of stone-broke
First recorded in 1885–90
Words nearby stone-broke
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Example sentences from the Web for stone-broke
For Sam was stone-broke, and a plush hat was further away than ever.Tales of Mean Streets|Arthur Morrison
I wish it would, because I'm stone-broke and haven't any more cartridges.Nell, of Shorne Mills|Charles Garvice
In the elegant phraseology of high society I am stone-broke.Simon the Jester|William J. Locke