What does marvelous mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term 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.]

How to pronounce marvelous?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say marvelous in sign language?

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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

Examples of marvelous in a Sentence

  1. Julie Andrews:

    Bette Davis was always marvelous.

  2. Denise Levertov:

    Marvelous Truth, confront us at every turn, in every guise.

  3. Molana Jalal-e-Din Mohammad Molavi Rumi, the poem Joy at Sudden Disappointment:

    Ask a difficult question, and the marvelous answer appears.

  4. Aristotle:

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

  5. Zsa Zsa Gabor:

    I'm a marvelous housekeeper. Every time I leave a man, I keep his house.

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