Definition of Marmoreal

1. Adjective. Of or relating to or characteristic of marble.

Exact synonyms: Marmorean
Partainyms: Marble, Marble
Derivative terms: Marble, Marble



Definition of Marmoreal

1. a. Pertaining to, or resembling, marble; made of marble.

Definition of Marmoreal

1. Adjective. Resembling marble or a marble statue. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Marmoreal

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Marmoreal

marmalizing
marmarosis
marmas
marmatite
marmelade
marmennill
marmennills
marmite
marmites
marmiton
marmolite
marmoraceous
marmorated
marmoration
marmorations
marmoreal (current term)
marmoreally
marmorean
marmoreous
marmoric
marmorised
marmorization
marmorized
marmorosis
marmose
marmoses
marmoset
marmoset virus
marmosets
marmot

Literary usage of Marmoreal

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1. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1890)
"The thronging constellations rush In crowds, Paving with fire the sky and the marmoreal floods. ... [As marmoreal + -ая.] Same as marmoreal. ..."

2. 'Hail and Farewell!' by George Moore (1912)
"A marmoreal sky,' I said, ' whereas the sea was never marmoreal.' Along the foreland the shapes of the fields were visible in the moon-haze, and, ..."

3. Retrospective Reviews: A Literary Log by Richard Le Gallienne (1896)
"You will notice how even already Mr. Watson loves to fill his mouth with good fat vowels—to play with beautiful centipedes like 'marmoreal,' and how he ..."

4. Feminine Influence on the Poets by Edward Thomas (1911)
"No man in the nineteenth century wrote so many marmoreal nothings about love, ... By abstraction he becomes marmoreal ; by approaching very near to reality ..."

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