Noun(1) rock fragments and pebbles
Verb(1) cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations(2) cover with gravel(3) be a mystery or bewildering to
(1) Put a layer of gravel in the bottoms of pots to provide drainage.(2) Wrought iron gates open onto a gravel driveway which winds up to the house.(3) There are many thousands of miles of gravel roads; they enjoy grading at least once a year.(4) Loose gravel crunched under the rigid bases of her knee-high black boots.(5) The beds are surrounded with pea gravel for a clean look and low maintenance.(6) He paced off the terrace and down the gravel path to the coach house.(7) Renal stones can in fact mean renal gravel , this is just as painful, but is only sand sized grains that don't show up on X-ray.(8) Find a new home for potted plants or spread aquarium gravel over the dirt to help contain mold.(9) The path is of compacted gravel and in generally good condition.(10) Complex sand waves, bipolar cross-bedding and gravel lag deposits compare with both fluvial and shallow marine settings.(11) He also said they are getting a lot of requests to gravel field access roads.(12) The basalt flows and gravel deposits were lifted to high altitudes by continuing upward tectonics.(13) They form relict deposits on continental shelves and sometimes thin contemporary deposits - gravel lags where currents are sufficiently strong.(14) Cystic gravel is of a yellow colour, and appears crystalline even to the naked eye.(15) The cystic gravel assumes a crystalline, and as it were a waxy appearance.(16) Cat stood up and walked towards the fence, gravel crunching beneath her shoes.
(1) gravel pit :: gruisgat
(2) gravel road :: grondpad
(3) gravel path :: gruis pad
3. grit ::
4. aggregate ::
5. shingle ::
6. irritate ::
7. annoy ::
8. rile ::
9. rag ::
10. nark ::
11. get at ::
12. get to ::
13. chafe ::
14. bother ::
15. devil ::
16. vex ::
17. nettle ::
gravel, graveled, graveling, gravels, gravely
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I'm fine, but, oy,
did Sam Harpootian eat GRAVEL.
The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 10
Breath sounds bilaterally.
Femur's like a wet bag of GRAVEL.
Breaking Bad Season 3, Episode 8
Hey, GRAVEL monkeys,
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 17
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