Definition of marrow
- personal liberty is the marrow of the American tradition
- —Clinton Rossiter
marrowyplay \ˈmar-ə-wē\ adjective
- I was wet and chilled to the marrow, till I felt more dead than alive.
- —Jack London
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
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