stone sober

stone sober
Go to stone (cold) sober.

Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.

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  • stone-sober — adjective totally sober • Syn: ↑cold sober • Similar to: ↑sober …   Useful english dictionary

  • stone — [stōn] n. [ME < OE stan, akin to Du steen, Ger stein < IE base * stāi , to become thick, compress, stiffen > L stiria, a drop (< stilla), Gr stear, tallow] 1. the hard, solid, nonmetallic mineral matter of which rock is composed 2. a… …   English World dictionary

  • stone cold sober — mod. absolutely sober. □ I am stone cold sober, or I will be by morning anyway. □ I found the secret to being stone sober. Don’t drink …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • sober — adj. cold, stone sober * * * [ səʊbə] stone sober cold …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Stone Cold Sober — Album par Tankard Sortie fevrier 1992 Enregistrement fevrier 1992 à Berlin Durée 61:43 Genre Thrash Metal Producteur Harris Johns …   Wikipédia en Français

  • stone-cold sober — phrase definitely not drunk Thesaurus: not drinking alcohol and not drunk or using drugssynonym Main entry: stone cold * * * ˌstone cold ˈsober idiom having drunk no alcohol at all Main entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • stone-cold — adj 1.) if something is stone cold, it is completely cold even though it should be warm or hot ▪ Dinner was stone cold by the time I got home. 2.) stone cold sober having drunk no alcohol at all 3.) AmE if a player or sports team is stone cold,… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stone-cold — adjective INFORMAL very cold, especially much colder than it should be stone cold sober definitely not drunk …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Stone duality — In mathematics, there is an ample supply of categorical dualities between certain categories of topological spaces and categories of partially ordered sets. Today, these dualities are usually collected under the label Stone duality, since they… …   Wikipedia

  • stone-cold — adjective completely cold by the time he got back to his coffee it was stone cold • Similar to: ↑cold * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : completely cold : lacking warmth by the time he got back to his coffee it was stone cold * * * stone coldˈ adjectiv …   Useful english dictionary

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