Marvellous



[mahr-vuh-luh s] /ˈmɑr və ləs/

adjective
1.
superb; excellent; great:
a marvelous show.
2.
such as to cause wonder, admiration, or astonishment; surprising; extraordinary.
3.
improbable or incredible:
the marvelous events of Greek myth.
/ˈmɑːvələs/
adjective
1.
causing great wonder, surprise, etc; extraordinary
2.
improbable or incredible
3.
excellent; splendid
adj.

see marvelous.
adj.

c.1300, “causing wonder,” from Old French merveillos “marvelous, wonderful” (Modern French merveilleux), from merveille (see marvel (n.)). Weakened sense of “splendid, very nice” is from 1924. Related: Marvelously.

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