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synonyms for pebbly

  • craggy
  • jagged
  • rough
  • bouldered
  • flinty
  • hard
  • inflexible
  • lapidarian
  • lithic
  • petrified
  • petrous
  • rock-ribbed
  • rockbound
  • solid
  • stonelike

antonyms for pebbly

MOST RELEVANT
  • even
  • smooth
  • dependable
  • flat
  • flexible
  • happy
  • healthy
  • steady
  • yielding
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How to use pebbly in a sentence

The current headquarters of the Nez Perce tribe is across the road from Lapwai Creek, a narrow, pebbly rivulet near the head of a major river system where wild salmon have always laid their eggs.
THE FIGHT TO SAVE THE SALMONBY BRIAN BENNETT/LAPWAI, IDAHO WITH PHOTOGRAPHS BY KILIII YÜYANOCTOBER 18, 2021TIME
I love its scales, orange and pebbly as the peel of a tangerine.
MY DOCTOR TOLD ME TO GET A DOG, BUT I COULDN’T. MEET MY EMOTIONAL SUPPORT FISH.WILL DOWDOCTOBER 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The study of a pebbly beach, drawn from crest to the deep water outside, will give an idea as to the history of its work.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
Then the ice was like glass; but now it was pebbly, broken in spots, and not a little hummocky.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
The crustacea are the grandees of the sea, who, in their lacework and embroidery, avoid the rude contact of the pebbly crowd.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
At our fording place near the Saline, it is about sixty yards wide, with clear water and pebbly shores, like those of the Neosho.
EARLY WESTERN TRAVELS 1748-1846, VOLUME XVIVARIOUS
I had but to wait and then wade in over the shallow to where I could see the sandy and pebbly bottom quite plain.
MASS' GEORGEGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
Very cold it felt to his bare feet as he waded up and down over it's sandy, pebbly bed, the water reaching barely to his ankles.
WATCH YOURSELF GO BYAL. G. FIELD
You have often seen a little brook running along between its banks and over its pebbly bed.
FIFTY-TWO STORY TALKS TO BOYS AND GIRLSHOWARD J. CHIDLEY
As soon as they saw it the pair ran up the pebbly slope towards it by a simultaneous impulse.
THE WELL-BELOVEDTHOMAS HARDY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PEBBLY

  • bouldered
  • craggy
  • flinty
  • hard
  • inflexible
  • jagged
  • lapidarian
  • lithic
  • pebbly
  • petrified
  • petrous
  • rock-ribbed
  • rockbound
  • rough
  • solid
  • stonelike
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.