Definitions for wonderfulˈwʌn dər fəl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
won•der•fulˈwʌn dər fəl(adj.)
excellent; grand; marvelous:
a wonderful vacation.
Category: Common Vocabulary
exciting wonder; marvelous; extraordinary.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of wonderful:
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"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
wonderful(adjective)ˈwʌn dər fəl
a wonderful day; The weather has been wonderful all week.; The story was wonderfully told.
Tending to excite wonder; surprising, extraordinary.
Surprisingly excellent; very good or admirable, extremely impressive.
They served a wonderful six-course meal.
adapted to excite wonder or admiration; surprising; strange; astonishing
"Wonderful" is a song written by Brian Wilson and Van Dyke Parks, for the American rock band The Beach Boys, about a young woman and her steadfast embrace of adolescence through the loss of her own virginity. It was to be included on the ill-fated 1966–1967 Smile album. A minimalist version was released on their 1967 album Smiley Smile. A re-recording was later released as a single for Brian Wilson's 2004 album Smile. The song has been covered by a variety of independent artists, including Adventures In Stereo, Nikki Sudden, and Outrageous Cherry.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'wonderful' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2356
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'wonderful' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1112
Rank popularity for the word 'wonderful' in Adjectives Frequency: #278
Translations for wonderful
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
arousing wonder; extraordinary, especially in excellence
a wonderful opportunity; a wonderful present; She's a wonderful person.
- maravilhosoPortuguese (BR)
- dejlig; vidunderligDanish
- imeline, suurepäraneEstonian
- خارق العاده؛ شگفت انگیزFarsi
- נִפלָא, מַדהִיםHebrew
- divan, prekrasanCroatian
- undursamlegur; frábærIcelandic
- mengagumkan; menakjubkanMalay
- vidunderlig, praktfull, fremragendeNorwegian
- خارق العاده؛ شگفت انگیزPersian
- هيښوونكى، هك پك كوونكىPashto
- minunat, extraordinarRomanian
- úžasný, skvelýSlovak
- underbar, förunderligSwedish
- ดีเยี่ยม; ยอดเยี่ยม; เลอเลิศThai
- olağanüstü, şahaneTurkish
- 令人驚喜的，極好的Chinese (Trad.)
- дивний, дивовижнийUkrainian
- نہایت عمدہUrdu
- tuyệt vờiVietnamese
- 令人惊叹的，极好的Chinese (Simp.)
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