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adjective mar·bled \ˈmär-bəld\

Simple Definition of marbled

  • : made from or decorated with marble

  • : having markings or colors similar to marble

  • of meat : having lines of fat mixed throughout

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of marbled

  1. 1 [1marble] a :  made of or covered with marble or marbling b :  marked by an extensive use of marble as an architectural or decorative feature <ancient marbled cities>

  2. 2 :  having markings or coloration suggestive of marble

  3. 3 [2marble] :  marked by an intermixture of fat and lean <well-marbled beef>

Examples of marbled in a sentence

  1. The mansion has beautiful marbled columns.

  2. The meat was marbled with fat.



1598

First Known Use of marbled

1598


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