Definition of marvelous in English:

marvelous

Syllabification: mar·vel·ous
Pronunciation: /ˈmärv(ə)ləs
 
/
(British marvellous)

adjective

Derivatives

marvelously

adverb
More example sentences
  • Humour, fantasy and emotion combine marvellously in this third story as the teenager invents an electronic gadget that will make him millions.
  • However her family, nurses, and the psychologists helped her through that period, and she recovered marvelously.
  • How can we turn down such a marvelously new bold proposal?

marvelousness

noun
More example sentences
  • It features what he calls his ‘illusions,’ sleights-of-eye-and-mind that stagger around the lines between post-modernism, nostalgia, film references, and sheer aesthetic marvelousness.
  • Nobody said anything of absolute total marvellousness and profundity, but we were all ourselves at our best, and we had a thoroughly good time.
  • He was invoking the marvelousness of uncoordinated knowledge as a counterpoint to the socialists of his day who argued for the superiority of centralized, state-run, top-down coordination.

Origin

Middle English: from Old French merveillus, from merveille (see marvel).

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