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 Dictionary entry overview: What does marvellous mean? 

MARVELLOUS (adjective)
  The adjective MARVELLOUS has 3 senses:

1. extraordinarily good; used especially as intensifiers
2. being or having the character of a miracle
3. too improbable to admit of belief

  Familiarity information: MARVELLOUS used as an adjective is uncommon.

 Dictionary entry details 

MARVELLOUS (adjective)

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Extraordinarily good; used especially as intensifiers


wonderful; rattling; marvelous; marvellous; howling; wondrous; terrific; tremendous; fantastic; grand

Context examples:

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


extraordinary (beyond what is ordinary or usual; highly unusual or exceptional or remarkable)

Sense 2marvellous [BACK TO TOP]


Being or having the character of a miracle


miraculous; marvellous; marvelous


supernatural (not existing in nature or subject to explanation according to natural laws; not physical or material)

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Too improbable to admit of belief


marvelous; improbable; marvellous; tall

Context example:

a tall story


incredible; unbelievable (beyond belief or understanding)

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