large-headed large-eyed crepuscular or nocturnal shorebird of the Old World and tropical America having a thickened knee joint
- A stone hit the car and damaged the paintwork.
- I stubbed my toe on the stone: it was very painful.
- The nurse tell the child to spit out the stone.
- The stone made a dent in the roof of my car.
- type genus of the Burhinidae: stone curlews.
- Countless washer women have rubbed the stone away.