having or covered with pebbles: the pebbly beach at Nice.
(of a texture, design, etc.) having a granular or pebbled surface: shoes with a pebbly finish.

1590–1600; pebble + -y1 Unabridged
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pebble (ˈpɛbəl)
1.  a.  a small smooth rounded stone, esp one worn by the action of water
 b.  geology a rock fragment, often rounded, with a diameter of 4--64 mm and thus smaller than a cobble but larger than a granule
2.  a.  a transparent colourless variety of rock crystal, used for making certain lenses
 b.  such a lens
3.  informal (modifier) (of a lens or of spectacles) thick, with a high degree of magnification or distortion
4.  a.  a grainy irregular surface, esp on leather
 b.  leather having such a surface
5.  informal chiefly (Austral) a troublesome or obstinate person or animal
6.  to pave, cover, or pelt with pebbles
7.  to impart a grainy surface to (leather)
[Old English papolstān, from papol- (perhaps of imitative origin) + stān stone]

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Example sentences
On the pebbly beach of the lake all the staff of the research center, together
  with their families, gathered round a big fire.
One of their favorite activities is rubbing on certain pebbly beaches in
  shallow water.
The palm-lined harbor and pebbly beaches attract walker, loungers, and
Waves beat on the shore, rushing up the pebbly beach and withdrawing with a
  caressing hiss.
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