pebble-dashing love


from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In building, mortar in which pebbles are incorporated.


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  • His trademarks were pebble-dashing, angled buttresses, porthole windows.

    Game of Two Halves

  • I did an interminable placement as a student nurse in the Casualty department of the London Hospital, Whitechapel back in the olden days so I have seen life at the stomach-pumping/vomit pebble-dashing the walls end of the health care spectrum.

    Blood, Sweat and Tea by Tom Reynolds

  • It's like a sun-drenched robotic Great Dane just shook itself in slow motion, pebble-dashing me with little prisms of joy.

    Drowned In Sound // Feed

  • I'm a lad from Whitehaven who was pebble-dashing a house the day before. "

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