What does wondrous mean?

Definitions for wondrous
ˈwʌn drəswon·drous

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    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. wonderfully, wondrous, wondrously, superbly, toppingly, marvellously, terrifically, marvelously(adverb)

    (used as an intensifier) extremely well

    "her voice is superbly disciplined"; "the colors changed wondrously slowly"

Wiktionary

  1. wondrous(Adjective)

    Amazing, inspiring awe, "to be marvelled at".

    We all stared open mouthed at the wondrous sight, speechless.

  2. Origin: From Late wondrous, metathetic variation of wonders, genitive of wonder, from wundor, from wundran. Compare wonders, Wunder.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wondrous(noun)

    in a wonderful or surprising manner or degree; wonderfully

  2. Wondrous(adj)

    wonderful; astonishing; admirable; marvelous; such as excite surprise and astonishment; strange

  3. Origin: [OE. wonders, adv. (later also adj.). See Wonder, n., and cf. -wards.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wondrous in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wondrous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of wondrous in a Sentence

  1. Cometan:

    To think is wondrous, but to constantly repeat such, is dangerous.

  2. Herman Melville:

    For whatever is truly wondrous and fearful in man, never yet was put into words or books.

  3. Cometan:

    Wouldn’t it just be a wondrous thing if our universe within another universe…oh, how insignificant we are.

  4. RVM:

    Far more wondrous than the wonders of the world are wonders of the human body . . . the Eyes, the Ears, the Nose, the Mouth, the Hands, the Head and the Heart.

  5. Jo Malcomson:

    It was very much like entering into a magical wonderland. It's a childlike wondrous experience, which completely absorbs one's attention and captures one's imagination.

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  • verwunderlich, erstaunlich, wundersamGerman
  • vaikuttava, ihmeellinenFinnish
  • meravigliosoItalian
  • נִפלָאHebrew
  • საუცხოო, სასწაულებრივიGeorgian
  • underfull, vidunderligNorwegian
  • чудесный, удивительный, поразительный, изумительный, удивительно, невиданный, дивныйRussian

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