[muh-rah-niz-uh m] /məˈrɑ nɪz əm/
the practices, principles, or condition characteristic of the .
[muh-rah-noh] /məˈrɑ noʊ/ noun, plural Marranos. 1. a Spanish or Portuguese Jew who was converted to Christianity during the late Middle Ages, usually under threat of death or persecution, especially one who continued to adhere to Judaism in secret. /məˈrɑːnəʊ/ noun (pl) -nos 1. a Spanish or Portuguese Jew of the late Middle Ages who […]
[mahr] /mɑr/ verb (used with object), marred, marring. 1. to damage or spoil to a certain extent; render less perfect, attractive, useful, etc.; impair or spoil: That billboard mars the view. The holiday was marred by bad weather. 2. to disfigure, deface, or scar: The scratch marred the table. /mɑː/ verb mars, marring, marred 1. […]
/ˈmærɪ/ noun (pl) -ris 1. a species of eucalyptus, Eucalyptus calophylla, of Western Australia, widely cultivated for its coloured flowers
[mar-i-juh-buh l] /ˈmær ɪ dʒə bəl/ adjective 1. suitable or attractive for marriage: The handsome and successful young man was considered eminently marriageable. 2. of an age suitable for marriage: a marriageable daughter. /ˈmærɪdʒəbəl/ adjective 1. (esp of women) suitable for marriage, usually with reference to age adj. 1550s, from marriage + -able. Earlier was […]