emmarble

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

em- +‎ marble

Verb[edit]

emmarble (third-person singular simple present emmarbles, present participle emmarbling, simple past and past participle emmarbled)

  1. (obsolete, poetic) To turn to marble; to harden.
    Thou dost emmarble the proud heart. — Spenser.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.