CAN YOU GUESS THESE WORDS FROM AROUND THE US?
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A bet is synonymous with a wager, but what does it mean in New York?
Origin of through stone
First recorded in 1795–1805
Words nearby through stone
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020
Example sentences from the Web for through stone
The custom was carried out in due form on the “through-stone” last Easter.
Among the parishioners it went popularly by the name of the great ‘truppstone,’ a corruption perhaps of ‘through-stone.’