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See definition of stonework on Dictionary.com
  • as inmasonry
  • as instone

synonyms for stonework

  • ashlar
  • brickwork
  • trade
  • gem
  • gravel
  • metal
  • mineral
  • pebble
  • rock
  • boulder
  • crag
  • jewel
  • masonry
  • ore
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How to use stonework in a sentence

It is a common practice in erecting buildings with a facing of Kentish rag rubble to back up the stonework with bricks.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
The name "brick-ashlar" is given to walls faced with ashlar stonework backed in with brickwork.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
In one place part of the stonework of the graves stretches out over the sandy pathway far below.
DRACULABRAM STOKER
At the foot of these trees water, blue as indigo on wash day, lashed itself into a white fury against the stonework of the pier.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY THROUGH THE PHILIPPINESFLORENCE KIMBALL RUSSEL
The stonework is now of a greenish-grey tone, but in the shadows there is generally a look of blue.
YORKSHIRE PAINTED AND DESCRIBEDGORDON HOME
Turning sideways, she leaned both hands on the stonework and stared down into the water.
THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
The “two arches or vaults of stonework” were inserted under the western and southern tower arches.
THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF CANTERBURY [2ND ED.].HARTLEY WITHERS
With an easy pull he sent the shaft flickering gently up, falling upon the stonework within a foot of where Aylward was standing.
THE WHITE COMPANYARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
The walls were hung with discoloured tapestry, which had come loose at one corner, so as to expose the rough stonework behind.
THE EXPLOITS OF BRIGADIER GERARDARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
High-arched and Gothic were its massive walls, with intricate carving like lace in the stonework.
THE WITNESSGRACE LIVINGSTON HILL LUTZ
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STONEWORK

  • ashlar
  • brickwork
  • stonework
  • trade
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.