Monday, March 25, 2013
Definitions for marmoreal
- of or like marble: skin of marmoreal smoothness.
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Citations for marmoreal
Under the white banner of Andrew there was Renaul, and true love, and the ancient Greeks, with their lofty rhetoric and marmoreal beauty…
Then she sank back into her immobility and marmoreal silence.
Origin of marmoreal
First appearing in English in the late 1700s, marmoreal comes from the Latin term marmoreus, which literally means "of marble."