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Princeton's WordNet

  1. marblesnoun

    a children's game played with little balls made of a hard substance (as glass)


  2. wits, marblesnoun

    the basic human power of intelligent thought and perception

    "he used his wits to get ahead"; "I was scared out of my wits"; "he still had all his marbles and was in full possession of a lively mind"


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  1. List of paraphrases for "marbles":

    logs, beads, pellets

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  1. Prokopis Pavlopoulos:

    Let the British Museum come here and make the comparison between this (Acropolis) museum of light and the murky, if I may say, prison of the British Museum where the Parthenon Marbles are held as trophies.

  2. Nils Daulaire:

    I've heard from a lot of former colleagues representing other countries that are major contributors to WHO, and other institutions that contribute financially, that either (the WHO) has to get fixed in a relatively short period – five to 10 years – or they're going to take their marbles and go elsewhere.

  3. Prokopis Pavlopoulos:

    This museum can host the Marbles, we are fighting a holy battle for a monument which is unique.

  4. Rick Hutcheon:

    It's symptomatic of a changing of the guard in the market, I think there's a re-evaluation going on, people have given up on this year, now they're looking at what they're going to do for next year, are things in fact going to get better and if so, at what stage do you step in and put a few marbles on some bets.

  5. G.K. Chesterton:

    I regard golf as an expensive way of playing marbles.

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