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fairy stone

fair·y stone
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fair-ee stohn]
    • /ˈfɛər i stoʊn/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fair-ee stohn]
    • /ˈfɛər i stoʊn/

Definitions of fairy stone words

  • noun fairy stone a fossil or other oddly shaped stone or crystal. 1
  • noun fairy stone a stone arrowhead. 1
  • noun fairy stone a megalith or other stone monument of ancient origin. 1
  • noun fairy stone An echinite. 0

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Origin of fairy stone

First appearance:

before 1785
One of the 44% newest English words
First recorded in 1785-95

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Parts of speech for Fairy stone

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

fairy stone popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 39% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 65% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

fairy stone usage trend in Literature

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