marrow englannista suomeksi
The substance inside bones which produces blood cells.
- Turning back, then, toward the basement staircase, she began to grope her way through blinding darkness, but had taken only a few uncertain steps when, of a sudden, she stopped short and for a little stood like a stricken thing, quite motionless save that she quaked to her very marrow in the grasp of a great and enervating fear.
2004, Bloodbath, ''Eaten''
- Chop me up, I like to be hurt / Drink my marrow and blood for dessert
1847, Sir (w), "Steam-Boat Voyage to Barbados", ''Bentley's Miscellany'', Vol XXII, London: Richard Bentley, p.37:
- The finest European vegetables, cabbages, cauliflowers, potatoes, vegetable marrow, were lying in the market-hall, awaiting purchasers.
The essence; the best part.
(RQ:Shakespeare Hamlet)/ The pith and marrow of our attribute.
(RQ:Tusser Good Husbandrie)
(RQ:Shakespeare All's Well)
One of a pair; a match; a companion; an intimate associate.
(c.) anonymous, “(w)” in ''Giles Earle his Booke'' (British Museum, Additional MSS. 24, 665):
- The moon’s my constant Mistresse& the lowlie owle my morrowe.The flaming Drake and yͤ Nightcrowe makemee musicke to my sorrowe.