- Also British, kerb·stone .
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How to use curbstone in a sentence
He stopped before the little hand-cart of a street fruit vender, which was drawn up to the curbstone, to buy an apple.
Running ahead she went down the steps, through the gate, and into Vetch's car which was standing beside the curbstone.One Man in His Time | Ellen Glasgow
Only two or three children, with eyes like jewels, played on the curbstone, innocent of the guile that comes with years.The Incendiary | W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
It was like a rat you've seen running along the gutter side of the curbstone with a terrier after it.In the Arena | Booth Tarkington
After the wedding, we all stood cordially on the curbstone and let them drive off to the train.Life's Minor Collisions | Frances Warner
British Dictionary definitions for curbstone
the US spelling of kerbstone
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