n. tissue which fills the cavities of most bones; the essence; the best part
It was so cold that he felt frozen to the marrow.
Sentence in Classic:
The sensation was like being touched in the marrow with some pungent and searching acid, it set my very teeth on edge.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
By nature grave and inarticulate, he admired recklessness and gaiety in others and was warmed to the marrow by friendly human intercourse.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton Context
In truth, the very fact that there could be no love affair left her free to thrill to her very marrow with this other passion, the peculiar passion of knowing, knowing as he knew.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
It was this glance which Fantine had felt penetrating to the very marrow of her bones two months previously.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
We feel it burning even to the very marrow of our bones, and we see it beaming in the very depths of heaven.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
Felton felt a shudder run to the marrow of his bones; probably Lord de Winter perceived this emotion.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
He gobbled them up like a lion in the wilderness, flesh, bones, marrow, and entrails, without leaving anything uneaten.