cobble, cobblestone, sett(verb)
rectangular paving stone with curved top; once used to make roads
pave with cobblestones
repair or mend
A particle from 64 to 256 mm in diameter, following the Wentworth scale
To make shoes (what a cobbler does).
To assemble ('cobble together' an improvised assembly).
To use cobblestones to pave a road, walkway, etc.
To tell someone a story of dubious authenticity; a tall tale.
a fishing boat. See Coble
cob coal. See under Cob
to make or mend coarsely; to patch; to botch; as, to cobble shoes
to make clumsily
to pave with cobblestones
Origin: [OF. cobler, copler, to join or knit together, couple, F. coupler, L. copulare to couple, join. Cf. Couple, n. & v. t.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kob′l, n. a stone worn smooth by water.—n. Cobb′le-stone, a rounded stone used in paving.—v.t. to pave with such. [Ety. dub.]
kob′l, v.t. to patch up or mend coarsely, as shoes.—ns. Cobb′ler, one who cobbles or mends shoes: a drink made up of wine, sugar, &c., and sucked through a straw; Cobbler's punch, a warm drink made of beer, with the addition of spirit, sugar, and spice. [Der. unknown.]
The numerical value of cobble in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of cobble in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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