Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: grindstone
IPA transcription: [ɡɹ'aɪndst,oʊn]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: grindstone
    Meaning: a revolving stone shaped like a disk; used to grind or sharpen or polish edge tools
Usage examples
  • This was something like a gigantic grindstone which rolled in the groove and was large enough to cover the opening when the tomb was closed.
  • The Boots and the Broker were sharpening a spade-- Each working the grindstone in turn: But the Beaver went on making lace, and displayed No interest in the concern: