Synonyms for Marbles:
n.follow-the-leader, cat's cradle, ante up, Double Dutch, chicken, taw, hide-and-seek, blind man's buff, funs, NIBS, dodge ball, keepsies, date up, catch, keeps, dress up. •game (noun)
gin, shuffleboard, gin rummy, hearts, Chinese Checkers, backgammon, cribbage, faro, pinochle, snooker, game, draughts, billiards, canasta, mah-jongg, blind man's bluff, seven-up, rummy, euchre, checkers, Skat, rum, bridge, straight poker, baccarat, poker, patience, chess, contract bridge, draw poker, horseshoes, parcheesi, dominoes, blackjack, penny ante, whist, tiddlywinks, quoits, old maid, hopscotch, keno, solitaire, stud poker.
tessellates, checks, dapples, striates, streaks, colors, colorizes, flecks, Freckles, stripes.
Usage examples for marbles
And they turned in to their bedrooms, in anger with one another, for the first time since they had quarrelled in boyish fashion over tops and marbles years ago together. – The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories The Beckoning Hand--Lucretia--The Third Time--The Gold Wulfric--My Uncle's Will--The Two Carnegies--Olga Davidoff's Husband--John Cann's Treasure--Isaline and I--Professor Milliter's Dilemma--In Strict Confidence--The by Grant Allen