Spanish translation of 'stony'
Example Sentences Including 'stony'
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To make matters worse, the stony soil made it difficult to dig trenches.DOVES OF WAR: Four Women of Spain (2002)
But London has always been stony ground for reformers or innovators.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But those who continue along the stony tracks towards the sea are well rewarded.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Grass, say, which is on poor or stony soil.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It survived being rolled down a precipitous stony track in Provence to be delivered to the garden on the windy ridge.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
My foot slips on the stony soil and I grab a gnarled vine for support.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
So it came as some surprise when lots of small fish were found strewn across the red, stony ground last week.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The tree is against a stone wall, in soil which is stony and south facing.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The usual reason for this problem is stony soil.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He had seen no future for his men to walk their feet raw on the stony soil of England.THE WOLF AND THE DOVE
Looking across the stony distance between them, she spoke quietly but intensely, as if from a witness box.Somewhere East of Life (1994)
Yet the stony look in the eye of the England forwards coach suggested he meant what he said.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
I find one incredibly useful for digging planting holes, especially in heavy or stony soils, and would not be without mine.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Or possibly it was the stony track itself and those immense stark mountain views.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The road was rough and stony, the track always rising.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
We wait for the others to catch up, then head offthe lane onto a stony track that descends gently down to a large stack of hay bales.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
At 500 metres high, the soil is stony.Food Watch (1994)
Last Sunday I spent time peeling wonky parsnips grown in stony soil that tasted fine.The Sun (2011)
From southwards the Sun shone on the stony ground; then grew green grass in fertile soil.Phoenix From the Flame (1994)
The world was stony ground.Christianity Today (2000)
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In Common Usage. stony is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: stony ADJECTIVE
Stony ground is rough and contains a lot of stones.
The steep, stony ground is well drained.
Translation of stony from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary