Meaning of PEBBLE in English

PEBBLE

n.

Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: peb · bled ; peb · bling \ -b( ə -)li ŋ \

Date: 1605

1 : to pelt with pebbles

2 : to pave or cover with pebbles or something resembling pebbles

3 : to grain (as leather) so as to produce a rough and irregularly indented surface

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.