Definition of Maravilla

1. Noun. Wildflower having vibrant deep pink tubular evening-blooming flowers; found in sandy and desert areas from southern California to southern Colorado and into Mexico.




2. Noun. Leafy wildflower having fragrant slender white or pale pink trumpet-shaped flowers; southwestern United States and northern Mexico.
Exact synonyms: Mirabilis Longiflora, Sweet Four O'clock
Generic synonyms: Four O'clock

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Maravilla

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marathoner
marathoners
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marathonings
marathonlike
marathons
maraud
marauded
marauder
marauders
marauding
marauds
maravedis
maravilla (current term)
maraviroc
marbelize
marbelized
marbelizes
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marble
marble-wood
marble bone disease
marble bones
marble bones disease
marble cake
marble cakes
marble cheese
marble cutters' phthisis

Literary usage of Maravilla

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1. Historia Crítica de la Literatura Espanola by José Amador de los Ríos (1865)
"... existian ricas y dilatadas comarcas, en que era lengua familiar el habla castellana, no siendo por tanto maravilla que t Dicha influencia se insinúa en ..."

2. With a Pessimist in Spain by Mary F. Nixon-Roulet (1899)
""LA maravilla." UIEN no ha vista Sevilla No ha vista maravilla," I quoted to my friend the morning after our arrival in Seville. "We are to see a marvel, ..."

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