- 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.
- 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.
Words that rhyme with cobblebobble, Chernobyl, gobble, hobble, knobble, nobble, squabble, wobble
2 (cobble something together) Roughly assemble or put together something from available parts or elements: the mayor cobbled together a budget
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- 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.
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