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Set in stone

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

Idiomatic translations of "Set in stone"

English
Written in stone
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English
Carved in stone
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French
Gravé dans le marbre
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Meanings of "Set in stone"

English

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
Russian

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

Unshakeable
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