Meaning of pebble

peb•ble

Pronunciation: (peb'ul), [key]
— n., v., -bled, -bling.
—n.
  1. a small, rounded stone, esp. one worn smooth by the action of water.
  2. Also calledleather that has been given a granulated surface.
  3. any granulated or crinkled surface, esp. of a textile.
  4. a transparent colorless rock crystal used for the lenses of eyeglasses.
  5. a lens made from this crystal.
—v.t.
  1. to prepare (leather) so as to have a granulated surface.
  2. to pelt with or as with pebbles.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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