Meaning of COBBLESTONE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈkä-bəl-ˌstōn ]


Etymology: Middle English, from cobble- (probably from cob ) + stone

Date: 15th century

: a naturally rounded stone larger than a pebble and smaller than a boulder ; especially : such a stone used in paving a street or in construction

• cob·ble·stoned -ˌstōnd adjective

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