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mi·rac·u·lous

 (mĭ-răk′yə-ləs)
adj.
1. Of the nature of a miracle; preternatural.
2. So astounding as to suggest a miracle; phenomenal: a miraculous recovery; a miraculous escape.
3. Able to work miracles.

[Middle English miraclous, from Old French miraculeux, from Medieval Latin mīrāculōsus, from Latin mīrāculum, miracle; see miracle.]

mi·rac′u·lous·ly adv.
mi·rac′u·lous·ness n.
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miraculous

(mɪˈrækjʊləs)
adj
1. of, like, or caused by a miracle; marvellous
2. surprising
3. having the power to work miracles
miˈraculously adv
miˈraculousness n
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mi•rac•u•lous

(mɪˈræk yə ləs)

adj.
1. performed by or involving a supernatural power or agency: a miraculous cure.
2. of the nature of a miracle; marvelous.
3. having or seeming to have the power to work miracles: miraculous herbs.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Medieval Latin mīrāculōsus= Latin mīrācul(um) miracle + -ōsus -ous]
mi•rac′u•lous•ly, adv.
mi•rac′u•lous•ness, n.
syn: miraculous, preternatural, supernatural refer to that which seems to transcend the laws of nature. miraculous refers to something that apparently contravenes known laws governing the universe: a miraculous recovery. preternatural suggests the possession of supernormal qualities: Dogs have a preternatural sense of smell. It may also mean supernatural: Elves are preternatural beings. supernatural suggests divine or superhuman properties: supernatural aid in battle.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.miraculous - being or having the character of a miraclemiraculous - being or having the character of a miracle
supernatural - not existing in nature or subject to explanation according to natural laws; not physical or material; "supernatural forces and occurrences and beings"
2.miraculous - peculiarly fortunate or appropriate; as if by divine intervention; "a heaven-sent rain saved the crops"; "a providential recovery"
fortunate - having unexpected good fortune; "other, less fortunate, children died"; "a fortunate choice"
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miraculous

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miraculous

adjective
1. Of, coming from, or relating to forces or beings that exist outside the natural world:
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Translations
مُعْجِزي، عَجائِبي
zázračný
mirakuløs
wunderbarmirakulös
imeline
ihmeellinenihmeenomainenkäsittämätön
miraculos
zázračný
čudežen
mirakulösunderbarundergörande

miraculous

[mɪˈrækjʊləs] ADJ
1. (Rel) [powers, healing] → milagroso
2. (= extraordinary) [escape, recovery] → milagroso; [change, result] → extraordinario
he made a miraculous recoverytuvo una recuperación milagrosase recuperó de forma milagrosa
his escape was nothing short of miraculousla forma en que logró escaparse fue un verdadero or auténtico milagro
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miraculous

[mɪˈrækjʊləs] adjmiraculeux/euse
miraculous healing → guérison miraculeuse
to make a miraculous recovery → se remettre miraculeusement
The horse made a miraculous recovery → Le cheval s'est miraculeusement remis.
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miraculous

adj
escape, recoverywundersam; miraculous powersWunderkräfte pl; that is nothing/little short of miraculousdas grenzt an ein Wunder
(= unbelievable, wonderful)wunderbar; achievement, improvement, transformationerstaunlich; there was a miraculous change in her appearancees war kaum zu fassen, wie sie sich verändert hatte
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miraculous

[mɪˈrækjʊləs] adjmiracoloso/a
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miracle

(ˈmirəkl) noun
1. something which man is not normally capable of making happen and which is therefore thought to be done by a god or God. Christ's turning of water into wine was a miracle.
2. a fortunate happening that has no obvious natural cause or explanation. It's a miracle he wasn't killed in the plane crash.
miˈraculous (-ˈrӕkju-) adjective
a miraculous recovery.
miˈraculously adverb
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miraculous

a. milagroso-a, prodigioso-a.
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