- 1A cobblestone.More example sentences
- The window in the study shattered as a piece of cobble flew into to it.
- Among the items found were pieces of 12th century pottery, 12th or 14th century cobble and part of a hearth.
- In total there are 148 square metres of accommodation, while outside, the back garden is laid in patio and cobble.
- 1.1 (cobbles) British Coal in lumps the size of cobblestones.More example sentences
- Cobbles of coal may be seen in the water showing the location of outcropping seams.
- You make the big decision to finish and then they keep moving the dates to make sure they get every last cobble of coal.
- I found I could relate this cobble to the very last year that the mine was being mined.
- 1 • dated Repair (shoes).More example sentences
- Modern economies rely on the division of labor, such that one needn't bake bread, smith tools and cobble shoes in a day's work.
- 2 (cobble something together) Roughly assemble or put together something from available parts or elements: the mayor cobbled together a budgetMore example sentences
- With the help of various agents we managed to cobble something together.
- Anyway, hopefully between us we will be able to cobble something together.
- Even if an agreement is cobbled together it will not please everyone.
late 15th century: back-formation from cobbler.