What does wonderful mean?

Definitions for wonderful
ˈwʌn dər fəlwon·der·ful

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word wonderful.

Princeton's WordNet

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

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. wonderfuladjective

    Tending to excite wonder; surprising, extraordinary.

  2. wonderfuladjective

    Surprisingly excellent; very good or admirable, extremely impressive.

    They served a wonderful six-course meal.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Wonderfuladjective

    Admirable; strange; astonishing.

    Etymology: wonder and full

    I uttered that which I understood not, things too wonderful for me which I knew not. Job xlii. 3.

    Strange
    Hath been the cause, and wonderful to hear. John Milton.

    All this is very wonderful, William Shakespeare multiplies miracle upon miracle to bring about the same event in the play, which chance with more propriety performs in the novel. Shak. Illust.

  2. Wonderfuladverb

    To a wonderful degree. Improperly used.

    The house which I am about to build shall be wonderful great. 2 Chron. ii. 9.

Wikipedia

  1. Wonderful

    Wonderful is a song by British singer-songwriter and producer Angel. It was first released in the United Kingdom on 15 July 2012 as the second single from his debut studio album About Time (2013), debuting at number twenty for the week ending 28 July, reaching a peak of number nine several weeks later.

ChatGPT

  1. wonderful

    Wonderful is an adjective that describes something or someone as extremely pleasing, impressive, or remarkable, often evoking feelings of admiration, delight, or joy. It conveys a sense of excellence, greatness, or beauty in a manner that exceeds ordinary expectations or standards.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wonderfuladjective

    adapted to excite wonder or admiration; surprising; strange; astonishing

Wikidata

  1. Wonderful

    "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

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'wonderful' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2356

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'wonderful' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1112

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'wonderful' in Adjectives Frequency: #278

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wonderful in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wonderful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of wonderful in a Sentence

  1. Roxanne Hinther:

    Early on, because it's a stimulant, they feel wonderful and it makes them productive and motivated, but ultimately, they can't take care of their children and they lose everything they have.

  2. Jesse Eisenberg:

    Our friend, the actress and writer Amy Schumer, who's just obviously a brilliant talent and also has a wonderful heart, said,' I'm donating $ 50,000 to Middle Way House.' No questions asked, it was so unbelievable.

  3. Marion Ross:

    Lauren Bacall was fabulous and glamorous and just a wonderful person, her husband [Humphrey Bogart] was dying when we were making this… But she was so hardworking. Claudette Colbert was a huge star and not so swell. She was tough, tough on me. But it’s good to see all that because as you start your career and you see all these people up close, you think, ‘I don’t want to be that.’ So you begin to smarten up.

  4. Kevin Brady:

    Wouldn't it be wonderful if we had a White House that actually cared about the impact of the president's border crisis on real people in states like Texas?

  5. Ayesha McGowan:

    It's going to be an absolutely beautiful moment, the women's peloton is such a wonderful group.

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