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won·der·ful

 (wŭn′dər-fəl)
adj.
1. Admirable or very good; excellent or splendid: what a wonderful person she is; had a wonderful time at the party.
2. Capable of eliciting wonder; astonishing: "The ... whale is one of the most wonderful animals in the world" (Charles Darwin).

won′der·ful·ly adv.
won′der·ful·ness n.

wonderful

(ˈwʌndəfʊl)
adj
1. exciting a feeling of wonder; marvellous or strange
2. extremely fine; excellent
ˈwonderfully adv
ˈwonderfulness n

won•der•ful

(ˈwʌn dər fəl)

adj.
1. excellent; grand; marvelous: a wonderful vacation.
2. exciting wonder; marvelous; extraordinary.
[before 1100]
won′der•ful•ly, adv.
won′der•ful•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.wonderful - extraordinarily good or great ; used especially as intensifiers; "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; "extraordinary authority"; "an extraordinary achievement"; "her extraordinary beauty"; "enjoyed extraordinary popularity"; "an extraordinary capacity for work"; "an extraordinary session of the legislature"

wonderful

adjective
1. excellent, mean (slang), great (informal), topping (Brit. slang), brilliant, cracking (Brit. informal), outstanding, smashing (informal), superb, fantastic (informal), tremendous, ace (informal), magnificent, fabulous (informal), marvellous, terrific, sensational (informal), sovereign, awesome (slang), admirable, super (informal), brill (informal), stupendous, out of this world (informal), tiptop, bodacious (slang, chiefly U.S.), boffo (slang), jim-dandy (slang), chillin' (U.S. slang) I've always thought he was a wonderful actor.
excellent bad, average, terrible, awful, depressing, appalling, modest, grim, dreadful, miserable, unpleasant, rotten, dire, indifferent, vile, lousy (slang), mediocre, abysmal, frightful, abominable, no great shakes (informal), hellacious (U.S. slang)

wonderful

adjective
Translations
báječný
vidunderligdejlig
ihanaloistavamainiohieno
prekrasan
csodálatos
undursamlegur; frábær
すばらしい
놀라운
vidunderligunderfull
čudovit
underbar
ดีเยี่ยม
kỳ diệu

wonderful

[ˈwʌndəfʊl] ADJ
1. (= excellent) [person, experience, surprise] → maravilloso, estupendo; [painting, piece of music] → maravilloso, precioso; [opportunity] → estupendo; [feeling] → maravilloso
it would be wonderful to be able to sing wellsería maravilloso tener buena voz
she looks wonderful for her ageestá estupenda para la edad que tiene
isn't it wonderful!; how wonderful!¡qué estupendo!, ¡qué maravilla!
we had a wonderful time(nos) lo pasamos de maravilla or estupendamente
2. (= amazing) [memory, achievement] → increíble

wonderful

[ˈwʌndərfʊl] adj
(= marvellous) [time, day, world, feeling, place, job, opportunity, experience, idea, man, woman] → merveilleux/euse
We had a wonderful time → Nous avons passé des moments merveilleux.
a wonderful memory of our happy times together → un merveilleux souvenir des moments heureux que nous avons passés ensemble
The cold, misty air felt wonderful on his face → L'air froid et brumeux sur son visage lui procurait une sensation merveilleuse.
You've got such a wonderful memory
BUT Tu as une mémoire si prodigieuse.
to look wonderful → avoir une mine superbe
it's wonderful to do sth → c'est merveilleux de faire qch
It's wonderful to see you → C'est merveilleux de te voir.
(= remarkable) → merveilleux/euse
The human body is a wonderful thing → Le corps humain est une chose merveilleuse.
It's wonderful what has been achieved so far → C'est merveilleux de voir tout ce qui a été accompli jusqu'à maintenant.

wonderful

adjwunderbar

wonderful

[ˈwʌndəfʊl] adjmeraviglioso/a, stupendo/a

wonder

(ˈwandə) noun
1. the state of mind produced by something unexpected or extraordinary. He was full of wonder at the amazing sight.
2. something strange, unexpected or extraordinary. the Seven Wonders of the World; You work late so often that it's a wonder you don't take a bed to the office!
3. the quality of being strange or unexpected. The wonder of the discovery is that it was only made ten years ago.
verb
1. to be surprised. Caroline is very fond of John – I shouldn't wonder if she married him.
2. to feel curiosity or doubt. Have you ever wondered about his reasons for wanting this money?
3. to feel a desire to know. I wonder what the news is.
ˈwonderful adjective
arousing wonder; extraordinary, especially in excellence. a wonderful opportunity; a wonderful present; She's a wonderful person.
ˈwonderfully adverb
ˈwonderingly adverb
with great curiosity and amazement. The children gazed wonderingly at the puppets.
ˈwonderland (-lӕnd) noun
a land or place full of wonderful things.
ˈwondrous (ˈwandrəs) adjective
wonderful.
no wonder
it isn't surprising. No wonder you couldn't open the door – it was locked!

wonderful

عَجِيب báječný vidunderlig wunderbar θαυμαστός maravilloso ihana merveilleux prekrasan meraviglioso すばらしい 놀라운 geweldig vidunderlig cudowny maravilhoso удивительный underbar ดีเยี่ยม harika kỳ diệu 奇妙的

wonderful

a. maravilloso-a, asombroso-a, estupendo-a, excelente.
References in classic literature ?
He has come across some old manuscripts, or ancient document records, referring to this valley, and they state, according to this article he has written for the magazine, that somewhere in the valley is a wonderful city, traces of which have been found twenty to forty feet below the surface, on which great trees are growing, showing that the city was covered hundreds, if not thousands, of years ago.
The Scarecrow told them there were wonderful thoughts in his head; but he would not say what they were because he knew no one could understand them but himself.
The element of the wonderful is required in Tragedy.
Lady Carey, in a wonderful green gown, her neck and bosom ablaze with jewels, seemed to be making her farewells.
And the birds who flew to other countries in the winter told the animals in foreign lands of the wonderful doctor of Puddleby-on-the-Marsh, who could understand their talk and help them in their troubles.
Blythe, this is a wonderful book--absolutely wonderful.
A Faithful Record of Their Amazing Adventures in an Underground World; and How with the Aid of Their Friends Zeb Hugson, Eureka the Kitten, and Jim the Cab-Horse, They Finally Reached the Wonderful Land of Oz
The hero, the wonderful young Parisian in whom the romantic and the scientific temperaments were so strangely blended, became to him a kind of prefiguring type of himself.
But the old woman was a witch, and she said to the girl, 'There comes one out of the wood who has a wonderful treasure in his body which we must manage to possess ourselves of, darling daughter; we have more right to it than he.
It's some wonderful invention, I believe, but I can't help resenting anything that makes us live like hermits, suspect even the tradespeople, give up entertaining altogether, give up even seeing our friends.
By such modifications of instincts in themselves not very wonderful,--hardly more wonderful than those which guide a bird to make its nest,--I believe that the hive-bee has acquired, through natural selection, her inimitable architectural powers.
It was a wonderful half-hour that Pollyanna spent then.