PEBBLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of pebble
Definition:
n. small smooth rounded rock
Example:
For the next moment a shower of little pebble came rattling in at the window, and some of them hit her in the face.
Sentence in Classic:
Look also at the innumerable fish that are swimming in the clear waters, where we can distinguish every pebble that lies at the bottom.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
As the sun declined to its setting, casting long shadows athwart the soil from every pebble, Jean Valjean sat down behind a bush upon a large ruddy plain, which was absolutely deserted.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
Each accursed race has deposited its layer, each suffering has dropped its stone there, each heart has contributed its pebble.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
He took a green hazel which he had used as a walking stick, split it at the end, inserted a small pebble, and with the lantern in his hand went out into the heath.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
One little gray bird, with a white breast, Pearl was almost sure had been hit by a pebble, and fluttered away with a broken wing.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne Context
Then I got a big pebble from the river, and came and hammered till I had flattened a coil in the decorations, and the verdigris came off in powdery flakes.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context
Before I arrived in sight of it, all that remained of day was a beamless amber light along the west: but I could see every pebble on the path, and every blade of grass, by that splendid moon.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context