glassie

noun
glass·​ie | \ ˈgla-sē How to pronounce glassie (audio) \
variants: or glassy
plural glassies

Definition of glassie

: a playing marble made of glass

First Known Use of glassie

1887, in the meaning defined above

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“Glassie.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glassie. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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