marbly

adjective
mar·​bly | \ ˈmär-b(ə-)lē How to pronounce marbly (audio) \

Definition of marbly

: resembling or suggestive of marble

First Known Use of marbly

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About marbly

Time Traveler for marbly

Time Traveler

The first known use of marbly was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Dictionary Entries Near marbly

marbling

marbly

Marburg

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for marbly

Cite this Entry

“Marbly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/marbly. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!