cobble cobble  /ˈkɑ bəl/


  1. (n) rectangular paving stone with curved top; once used to make roads
  2. (v) pave with cobblestones
  3. (v) repair or mend


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  1. Gay Lyons: Weather spares Cobbles' fundraiser for Tremont Institute

    Bill and Donna Cobble recently hosted a fundraiser at Marblegate Farm, their waterfront property in Friendsville, to benefit the Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont. The group’s organizers chose to raise funds through ticket sales alone rather than holding an auction during the event, which netted over $125,000. Proceeds will go to Tremont’s endowment fund and will help support Tremont’s ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Knoxville News Sentinel

  2. Sold Stuff: Tiny Townhouse on Brooklyn Mews Sells for $1.3 Million

    The rowhouses on Warren Place in Cobble Hill were originally intended as workers' cottages when early affordable housing supporter Alfred Tredway White built them in 1878. Now, of course, they're just as in-demand as any other Brooklyn real estate—and...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Curbed New York

  3. All your heroes eventually die and go to Cobble Hill to become yuppie parents.

    All your heroes eventually die and go to Cobble Hill to become yuppie parents. Even Mike D . Read more...        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Gawker


  1. He said: "To win on this day on the cobble stones really means a lot to me. The team was perfect today. I really want to compliment them. They were really motivated and they gave me so much help to keep me in a good position. I needed to stay in the...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Thor Hushovd Source:

  2. "Extensions are a possibility if we were to have to comply with a law like that, that gave us no flexibility. We would have to cobble together units from various smaller units and individuals that wouldn't have trained together," Gates said.
    on Sep 16, 2007 By: Robert Gates Source: Forbes

  3. "When you look at what will be necessary to cobble together the kind of money we need, it is abundantly clear to me ...... that the fairest and in some ways the easiest way to meet the revenue needs" is to increase the income tax, Rendell said...
    on Jul 17, 2009 By: Ed Rendell Source: Forbes

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