Definition of marvelous
Examples of marvelous in a Sentence
We had a marvelous time at the party.
He has a marvelous way with children.
The weather was simply marvelous.
Recent Examples of marvelous from the Web
Bronfman has been a frequent guest, and the interplay between the orchestra and Bronfman was marvelous.
Joe lives with his fragile but delightful mother (Judith Roberts, marvelous) in one of New York’s outer boroughs and accepts his commissions through middleman John McCleary (John Doman).
Too bad that this didn’t happen back in 1962 when Phil wrote this marvelous book (which is even better than Amazon’s streaming video).
Josiah is next, and delivers a marvelous lawyer joke to grab Rachel’s attention.
Her scenes with Mark Rylance, who plays a perfect Jakob, create a marvelous tension.
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First Known Use of marvelous
MARVELOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of marvelous for English Language Learners
: extremely good or enjoyable
MARVELOUS Defined for Kids
Definition of marvelous for Students
1 : causing wonder or astonishment marvelous adventures
2 : of the finest kind or quality a marvelous dinner
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