What does the word gravel mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Gravelly.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A mixture of sand and pebbles.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Pathol. Granular concretions formed in the kidneys.

Usage examples for gravel

  1. All appeared flushed and agitated, and Mrs. Black hastened to open her door, as she saw them hurrying up her wet gravel path. – An Alabaster Box by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
  2. But, to say the truth, he cared little for their conversation; for had he not turned aside down one of the retired gravel paths in the garden, alone with Frida? – The British Barbarians by Grant Allen
  3. The steps went on steadily along the gravel. – The Heart of Rome by Francis Marion Crawford