What does the word pebble mean?

Usage examples for pebble

  1. Others filled their pipes and lighted them, and one abstracted a pebble from his shoe. – With the Boer Forces by Howard C. Hillegas
  2. It was a linen bag which contained within it a mass of old rusted and discolored metal and several dull- colored pieces of pebble or glass. – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  3. In silence, Charles dropped a pebble down among the dusky forms of fish. – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison