Definitions for marvelous

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word marvelous

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fantastic, grand, howling(a), marvelous, marvellous, rattling(a), terrific, tremendous, wonderful, wondrous(adj)

    extraordinarily good or great ; used especially as intensifiers

    "a fantastic trip to the Orient"; "the film was fantastic!"; "a howling success"; "a marvelous collection of rare books"; "had a rattling conversation about politics"; "a tremendous achievement"

  2. improbable, marvelous, marvellous, tall(a)(adj)

    too improbable to admit of belief

    "a tall story"

  3. marvelous, marvellous, miraculous(adj)

    being or having the character of a miracle

GCIDE

  1. Marvelous(a.)

    Partaking of the character of miracle, or supernatural power; incredible; so improbable as to defy belief.

  2. Origin: [OE. merveillous, OF. merveillos, F. Merveilleux. See Marvel, n.]

Wiktionary

  1. marvelous(Adjective)

    Exciting wonder or surprise; astonishing; wonderful.

    I went to a marvelous party last week.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Marvelous(noun)

    exciting wonder or surprise; astonishing; wonderful

  2. Marvelous(noun)

    partaking of the character of miracle, or supernatural power; incredible

  3. Origin: [OE. merveillous, OF. merveillos, F. Merveilleux. See Marvel, n.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of marvelous in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of marvelous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Denise Levertov:

    Marvelous Truth, confront us at every turn, in every guise.

  2. Molana Jalal-e-Din Mohammad Molavi Rumi, the poem Joy at Sudden Disappointment:

    Ask a difficult question, and the marvelous answer appears.

  3. Aristotle:

    In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.

  4. Jerry Lewis:

    Age is a wonderful, marvelous comrade when you get to it and you have to respect it.

  5. Franklin P. Jones:

    Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you recognize a mistake when you make it again.

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