Definition of Marvellous

1. Adjective. Extraordinarily good or great ; used especially as intensifiers. "A tremendous achievement"




2. Adjective. Being or having the character of a miracle.
Exact synonyms: Marvelous, Miraculous
Similar to: Supernatural
Derivative terms: Marvel, Marvel, Miracle

3. Adjective. Too improbable to admit of belief. "A tall story"
Exact synonyms: Improbable, Marvelous, Tall
Similar to: Incredible, Unbelievable
Derivative terms: Improbableness

Definition of Marvellous

1. Adjective. Exciting wonder or surprise; astonishing; wonderful. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Marvellous

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Marvellous

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marumoite
marupa
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marveleth
marveling
marvelled
marveller
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marvellous (current term)
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marxisms

Literary usage of Marvellous

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1. Le Morte Darthur: Sir Thomas Malory's Book of King Arthur and of His Noble by Thomas Malory, William Caxton (1903)
"CHAPTER III How Sir Galahad entered into the ship, and of a fair led therein, with other marvellous things, and of a sword. IN the meanwhile Galahad blessed ..."

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