Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “pebble”

See all translations

pebble

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈpeb.l̩/
a small smooth round stone, especially one found on a beach or in a river
(尤指沙灘或河流中的)卵石,礫石
This part of the coast has pebble beaches.
海岸的這一部分有幾處礫石海灘。
Geology - general words
pebbled
 
 
/ˈpeb.l̩d/ adjective ( also pebbly)
Translations of “pebble”
in Korean 자갈, 조약돌…
in Arabic حَصاة…
in French caillou, galet…
in Italian ciottolo, sassolino…
in Russian галька…
in Turkish çakıl, çakıl taşı…
in Polish kamyk…
in Spanish guija, guijarro, china…
in Portuguese seixo…
in German der Kiesel…
in Catalan palet (de riera), còdol…
in Japanese 小石…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指沙滩或河流中的)卵石,砾石…
(Definition of pebble from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “pebble” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

escapism

a way of avoiding an unpleasant or boring life, especially by thinking, reading, etc. about more exciting but impossible activities

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More