pebble on the beach, not the only


pebble on the beach, not the only
 Not the only available or desirable person or thing

A concise dictionary of English slang (2nd edition) . . 2015.

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  • not be the only pebble on the beach — (not) be the only pebble on the beach to not be the only person who is important in a situation or in a group. Laura always expects to get her own way. It s time she learned that she s not the only pebble on the beach …   New idioms dictionary

  • not the only pebble on the beach — If something is not the only pebble on the beach, there are other possibilities or alternatives …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • not the only pebble on the beach —    If something is not the only pebble on the beach, there are other possibilities or alternatives.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    To say that someone is not the only pebble on the beach means that they are not the only person worth… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

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  • not the only pebble on the beach — {n. phr.} Not the only person to be considered; one of many. * /George was acting pretty self important and we finally had to tell him that he wasn t the only pebble on the beach./ Compare: NOT THE ONLY FISH IN THE SEA …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • not the only pebble on the beach — {n. phr.} Not the only person to be considered; one of many. * /George was acting pretty self important and we finally had to tell him that he wasn t the only pebble on the beach./ Compare: NOT THE ONLY FISH IN THE SEA …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • not\ the\ only\ pebble\ on\ the\ beach — n. phr. Not the only person to be considered; one of many. George was acting pretty self important and we finally had to tell him that he wasn t the only pebble on the beach. Compare: not the only fish in the sea …   Словарь американских идиом

  • not the only fish in the sea — {n. phr.} One of many; not the only one of the kind; not the only one available. * /He said he could find other girls she was not the only fish in the sea./ Compare: NOT THE ONLY PEBBLE ON THE BEACH …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • not the only fish in the sea — {n. phr.} One of many; not the only one of the kind; not the only one available. * /He said he could find other girls she was not the only fish in the sea./ Compare: NOT THE ONLY PEBBLE ON THE BEACH …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • not\ the\ only\ fish\ in\ the\ sea — n. phr. One of many; not the only one of the kind; not the only one available. He said he could find other girls she was not the only fish in the sea. Compare: not the only pebble on the beach …   Словарь американских идиом