Translation of marble in Spanish:

marble

Pronunciation: /ˈmɑːrbəl; ˈmɑːbəl/

n

  • 1 1.1 u [Min] mármol (m) a marble-topped table una mesa de mármol 1.2 c [Art] escultura (f)/estatua (f) de mármol
  • 2 c [Games] canica (f) or (AmS) bolita (f) to play marbles jugar* a las canicas or (AmS) bolitas for all the marbles (AmE) that defeat was for all the marbles esa derrota fue decisiva or definitiva to lose one's marbles [colloq & hum] perder* la chaveta [familiar/colloquial] the old man's lost his marbles el viejo está reblandecido or [familiar/colloquial] ha perdido la chaveta to pick up one's marbles (AmE) [colloquial/familiar] tirar la toalla or la esponja [familiar/colloquial]

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