What does marvelous mean?

Definitions for marvelous

Here are all the 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. Aristotle:

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

  2. Jerry Lewis:

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

  3. Franklin P. Jones:

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

  4. Dorothy Gaiter:

    It's got gravitas, elegance and the perfect amount of yummy uplift that's worthy of the marvelous feat you've just accomplished.

  5. The Yorkshire-born artist:

    The light here is marvelous, it's a lot better than England, i don't go out much but there's a reasonably sophisticated city down the hill.

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