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synonyms for pebbles

  • dust
  • gravel
  • lumps
  • powder
  • sand
  • foreign matter
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antonyms for pebbles

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  • cowardice
  • timidity
  • weakness
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How to use pebbles in a sentence

We have men enough, and good men too, but we are short of pebbles for Goliath of Achi Baba.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
For another minute or two he sat there without speaking, absently flipping pebbles over the bank.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
In a trice he speeded up the Comet and leaped forward toward the caon, sand and loosened pebbles dropping all around him.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
The streets are paved partly with blueish pebbles from the beach, partly with red or grey granite.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
At one hundred feet in depth, the passage of the surge would be strong enough to urge considerable pebbles before it.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
A concretion of rounded quartz pebbles, cemented by ferruginous matter, apparently of recent formation.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
In very heavy storms these pebbles which are thrown inland may amount in weight to many tons for each mile of shore.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
On either horn of the crescent by which the pebbles are imported into the pocket we find the largest fragments.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
The supply of pebbles brought along the shore by the waves is in many cases greatly added to by a curious action of seaweeds.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
The work which it does is performed by the hard substances that are impelled by the current, principally by the sand and pebbles.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
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WORDS RELATED TO PEBBLES

  • dust
  • foreign matter
  • gravel
  • lumps
  • pebbles
  • powder
  • sand
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