- 1A small round stone used to cover road surfaces: the sound of horses' hooves on the cobblesMás ejemplos en oraciones
- 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 Small round lumps of coal.Más ejemplos en oraciones
- 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 (cobble something together) Roughly assemble or produce something from available parts or elements: the film was imperfectly cobbled together from two separate storiesMás ejemplos en oraciones
- 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.
- 2 • dated Repair (shoes): it had a tarnished brass knocker showing a pixie cobbling shoesMás ejemplos en oraciones
- 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.
late 15th century: back-formation from cobbler.