/ (ˈstəʊnˌkɑːst) /
a less common name for stone's throw
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"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Words nearby stonecast
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Example sentences from the Web for stonecast
These two had now drawn close up and were gazing at me, while the two followers had halted about a stonecast in the rear.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 10 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson