HyperDic: marble

English > 4 senses of the word marble:
NOUNsubstancemarblea hard crystalline metamorphic rock that takes a high polish
artifactmarblea small ball of glass that is used in various games / games
artifactmarblea sculpture carved from marble
VERBcreationmarblepaint or stain like marble
marble > pronunciation
Soundsmaa'rbahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > marble: 4 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningA hard crystalline metamorphic rock that takes a high polish; used for sculpture and as building material.
Narrowerverd antique, verde antiqueA dark green impure marble
Broaderrock, stonematerial consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust
Spanishmármol
Catalanmarbre
Adjectivesmarmorean, marmorealof or relating to or characteristic of marble
Verbsmarblepaint or stain like marble
marbleizemake something look like marble
English > marble: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA small ball of glass that is used in various games / games.
Narrowertaw, shooterA large marble used for shooting in the game / game of marbles
Broaderballround object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games / games
Spanishbola de cristal, bola, boliche, bolita, canica, mable, maule, metra
Catalanbala
English > marble: 4 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA sculpture carved from marble.
BroadersculptureA three-dimensional work of plastic art
Spanishmármol
Catalanmarbre
English > marble: 4 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningpaint or stain like marble.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"marble paper"
CategoryhandicraftA craft that requires skillful hands
Broaderstaincolor with a liquid dye or tint
Spanishmarmolear
Nounsmarblea hard crystalline metamorphic rock that takes a high polish

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