|Origin:||marbre, from Latin marmor, from Greek marmaros|
a type of hard rock that becomes smooth when it is polished, and is used for making buildings, statues etc:
The columns were of white marble.
a marble statue
a small coloured glass ball that children roll along the ground as part of a game
a game played by children using marbles
to start behaving in a crazy way [= go mad]
a statue or sculpture made of marble