Set in stone

Submitted by Icey on Tue, 17/07/2018 - 21:33

Idiomatic translations of "Set in stone"

Written in stone
Carved in stone
Gravé dans le marbre

Meanings of "Set in stone"


Used to emphasize that something is fixed and unchangeable. (ref. Oxford Dictionary)

Explained by Icey on Tue, 17/07/2018 - 21:33
Explained by Icey

что л. зафиксированное и неизменное (религиозная догма, нормы морали, правила поведения и т.п.)

Explained by St. Sol on Wed, 18/07/2018 - 15:49
Explained by St. Sol

"Set in stone" in lyrics

Gabrielle Aplin - Home

'Cause they say:
home is where your heart is set in stone
Is where you go when you're alone

Martina Stoessel - Finders Keepers

Name callin’ but we ain’t fallin’

When a thing is set in stone
Always someone tryna chip away chip away

Drake - Legend

And I, I just can't pretend
Seen too much, it's so hard for me to let new people in
I can't change, this shit set in stone
They can't live this long

Mclean (aka Digga) - Broken

I did what most men do, and I messed it up.
But when I got you back, my world was whole.
thought our life was set in stone
But it wasn’t, and I’m here alone.

DJ Flex - Leave You

Oh babe I think you have forgotten
of those dreams that you and I have set in stone
of the two kids we were both to love

Dean Lewis - Waves

And freedom
And falling
The feeling I thought was set in stone
It slips through my fingers

Kana Hanazawa - Love Circulation

Every long journey begins with one little step!
With a stern determination that is set in stone
Build up a pile of garbage to become Yamato Nadeshiko?

Travis - Driftwood

Everything is open;
Nothing is set in stone.
Rivers turn to oceans;

A-ha - Cast In Steel

To be right and to be real

Set in stone and cast in steel.

Justin Bieber - Hit The Ground

And if I could
Forget about the way you love me
Forget about the world, we're set in stone
I'm dreaming with my eyes wide open now

Bushido - 7 Intro

But now I’m back again
And every German rapper will get fucked by me
This is set in stone ¹
Shut up, that’s my usual self

Matthew Perryman Jones - Out Of Reach

Is it starting to break
Underneath my feet
Is it set in stone
Could someone tell me please?

Kanye West - Street Lights

Let me know
Do I still got time to grow
Things ain't always set in stone
That be known let me know

NICO Touches the Walls - Endless Roll

Like I can grasp it, like it’s approachable, everyday continues on endlessly
I make up my mind that “the end” is definitely not set in stone

Amy MacDonald - No Roots

A low low lonely soul

I got no roots they're not set in stone
I got no place that I call home

We Came As Romans - Hope

You can change
You can become selfless
You're not set in stone

New Hope Club - Fixed

You got me fixed on you
You can walk away but I could never let go (never let go no)
Don’t know how you did it but I’m set in stone
Like I’m fixed, fixed, fixed

Guy Sebastian - Set In Stone

And no matter where I am or where I go
We're set in stone

Adelitas Way - Somebody Wishes They Were You

In your eyes I see the fight
Of someone with nothing to lose
Change alone's not set in stone
'Cause I see a lot left in you

Pet Shop Boys - The way it used to be

I can remember nights in Rome
I thought that love would last
A promise set in stone