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noun
  1. perpend1.
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Origin of through stone

First recorded in 1795–1805
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples

  • Among the parishioners it went popularly by the name of the great ‘truppstone,’ a corruption perhaps of ‘through-stone.’

    Bygone Cumberland and Westmorland

    Daniel Scott

  • The custom was carried out in due form on the “through-stone” last Easter.