A stupid person; blockhead (1940s+)
- Marbled white
noun 1. any butterfly of the satyrid genus Melanargia, with panelled black-and-white wings, but technically a brown butterfly; found in grassland
[mahr-buh l-head, mahr-buh l-hed] /ˈmɑr bəlˌhɛæd, ˌmɑr bəlˈhɛd/ noun 1. a resort in NE Massachusetts: yachting.
noun, Northern, North Midland, and Western U.S. Facetious. 1. . noun phrase A cemetery: You’ll get your names in this marble orchard soon enough (1929+)
[mahr-buh l] /ˈmɑr bəl/ noun 1. metamorphosed limestone, consisting chiefly of recrystallized calcite or dolomite, capable of taking a high polish, occurring in a wide range of colors and variegations and used in sculpture and architecture. 2. any variety of this stone: Carrara marble. 3. an object made of or carved from this stone, especially […]