Definitions for marvel
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word marvel.
something that causes feelings of wonder
"the wonders of modern science"
be amazed at
"We marvelled at the child's linguistic abilities"
express astonishment or surprise about something
That which causes wonder; a prodigy; a miracle.
To become filled with wonderment or admiration; to be amazed at something.
Etymology: First attested from 1300, from marvail, from merveille, from Vulgar Latin *, from Latin mirabilia, from neuter plural of mirabilis, from mirari, from mirus.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
A wonder; any thing astonishing. Little in use.
Etymology: merveille, French.
A marvel it were, if a man could espy, in the whole scripture, nothing which might breed a probable opinion, that divine authority was the same way inclinable. Richard Hooker.
I am scarce in breath, my lord.
—— No marvel, you have so bestir’d your valour; you cowardly rascal! William Shakespeare, King Lear.
My lord protector’s hawks do towre so well. William Shakespeare.
To wonder; to be astonished. Disused.
Etymology: merveille, French.
You make me marvel. William Shakespeare.
Harry, I do not only marvel where thou spendest thy time, but also how thou art accompanied. William Shakespeare.
—— The army marvelled at it. William Shakespeare, Coriolanus.
The countries marvelled at thee for thy songs, proverbs, and parables. Ecclus. xlvii. 17.
that which causes wonder; a prodigy; a miracle
to be struck with surprise, astonishment, or wonder; to wonder
to marvel at
to cause to marvel, or be surprised; -- used impersonally
Etymology: [OE. merveilen, OF. merveillier.]
Marvel is an unincorporated town and a U.S. Post Office located in La Plata County, Colorado, United States, on the Southern Ute Indian Reservation. While the town lies within the Reservation on most maps, the land within and around the town is owned by private landowners and the actual reservation only starts several miles to the South and East of Marvel. The area was homesteaded in the late-1800s and early-1900s with ranching, farming, and oil extraction being the main economic drivers in the region. The area around Marvel is very dry and the region becomes more and more arid as one travels towards the New Mexico border and further away from the La Plata mountains. The Marvel Post Office has the ZIP Code 81329.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mär′vel, n. a wonder: anything astonishing or wonderful: astonishment.—v.i. to wonder: to feel astonishment:—pr.p. mar′velling; pa.t. and pa.p. mar′velled.—adj. Mar′vellous, astonishing: almost or altogether beyond belief: improbable.—adv. Mar′vellously.—n. Mar′vellousness. [Fr. merveille—L. mirabilis, wonderful—mirāri, to wonder.]
The numerical value of marvel in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of marvel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
To be in a room full of people who genuinely put so much of their time and attention into following what happens in these various worlds - whether it's Marvel or Potter - it's primarily why we make movies, fantastic Beasts.
I marvel at the resilience of the Jewish people. Their best characteristic is their desire to remember. No other people has such an obsession with memory.
Marvel at the small wonders around you every day.
'Lord of The Rings' and the Marvel universe are popular but they don't have the cultural influence that 'Star Wars' has.
The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments.
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- ihmetellä, kummastella, kummaksua, äimistelläFinnish
- meravigliarsi, meraviglia, stupirsiItalian
- 놀라운 일Korean
- mirabile dictuLatin
- удивляться, недоумевать, изумляться, восхищаться, восторгатьсяRussian
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