marrow synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term marrow:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. marrow, bone marrow(noun)

    the fatty network of connective tissue that fills the cavities of bones

    Synonyms:
    marrow squash, nitty-gritty, meat, core, inwardness, bone marrow, sum, gist, heart and soul, substance, nub, center, centre, kernel, essence, heart, vegetable marrow, marrow, pith

  2. marrow, marrow squash, vegetable marrow(noun)

    any of various squash plants grown for their elongated fruit with smooth dark green skin and whitish flesh

    Synonyms:
    marrow squash, nitty-gritty, meat, core, inwardness, bone marrow, sum, gist, heart and soul, substance, nub, center, centre, kernel, essence, heart, vegetable marrow, marrow, pith

  3. marrow, bone marrow(noun)

    very tender and very nutritious tissue from marrowbones

    Synonyms:
    marrow squash, nitty-gritty, meat, core, inwardness, bone marrow, sum, gist, heart and soul, substance, nub, center, centre, kernel, essence, heart, vegetable marrow, marrow, pith

  4. marrow, vegetable marrow(noun)

    large elongated squash with creamy to deep green skins

    Synonyms:
    marrow squash, nitty-gritty, meat, core, inwardness, bone marrow, sum, gist, heart and soul, substance, nub, center, centre, kernel, essence, heart, vegetable marrow, marrow, pith

  5. kernel, substance, core, center, centre, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, meat, nub, pith, sum, nitty-gritty(noun)

    the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience

    Synonyms:
    affection, summation, warmness, sum of money, sum total, means, affectionateness, substance, center of attention, center field, content, nucleus, plaza, meaning, meat, bone marrow, centre, burden, stub, center, tenderness, snapper, core, totality, marrow, heart and soul, sum, fondness, total, nerve, core group, internality, marrow squash, nerve center, shopping center, aggregate, nub, join, kernel, nitty-gritty, union, spirit, centerfield, gist, warmheartedness, nerve centre, inwardness, centre of attention, pith, heart, shopping mall, nubble, bosom, mall, essence, ticker, message, pump, magnetic core, effect, mettle, shopping centre, perfume, spunk, philia, subject matter, amount of money, midpoint, vegetable marrow, eye, amount, middle

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. marrow(n.)

    Synonyms:
    medulla, pith

  2. marrow(n.)

    Synonyms:
    essence, quintessence, best part, essential part

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

pith, spinal, cord, medullary, bone, medulla, bone-marrow



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