marvelous

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adjective mar·vel·ous \ˈmärv-(ə-)ləs\
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marvellous

Definition of marvelous

  1. 1 :  causing wonder :  astonishing the marvelous directional sense of migrating birds

  2. 2 :  miraculous, supernatural Gothic tales of marvelous and bizarre happenings

  3. 3 :  of the highest kind or quality :  notably superior has a marvelous way with children

marvelously

adverb

marvelousness

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Examples of marvelous in a sentence

  1. We had a marvelous time at the party.

  2. He has a marvelous way with children.

  3. The weather was simply marvelous.

14th Century

First Known Use of marvelous

14th century


MARVELOUS Defined for English Language Learners

marvelous

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adjective mar·vel·ous \ˈmärv-(ə-)ləs\

Definition of marvelous for English Language Learners

  • : extremely good or enjoyable


MARVELOUS Defined for Kids

marvelous

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adjective mar·vel·ous \ˈmär-və-ləs\
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marvellous

\ˈmär-və-ləs\

Definition of marvelous for Students

  1. 1 :  causing wonder or astonishment marvelous adventures

  2. 2 :  of the finest kind or quality a marvelous dinner

marvelously

adverb


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