Of or pertaining to stone, consisting of, or abounding in, stone or stones; resembling stone; hard; as, a stony tower; a stony cave; stony ground; a stony crust.
- Covered with or full of stones: a stony beach.
- Resembling stone, as in hardness.
- Hardhearted and unfeeling; unemotional.
- Exhibiting no feeling or warmth; impassive: a stony expression.
- Emotionally numbing or paralyzing: a stony feeling of fear.