Textual thesaurus for "marrow"

(noun) bone marrow

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

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

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

the gist of the prosecutor's argument; the heart and soul of the Republican Party; the nub of the story

(noun) vegetable marrow

large elongated squash with creamy to deep green skins

(noun) bone marrow

very tender and very nutritious tissue from marrowbones

(noun) vegetable marrow, marrow squash

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