French translation of 'wonderful'
1. (= 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. 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.
2. (= 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.
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Example Sentences Including 'wonderful'
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When I took it out of the drawer last week it looked like a wonderful relic of very ancient history.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Fixed ideas about what makes a good relationship can be changed into something wonderful.The Sun (2016)
Instead, they only think about how wonderful they feel together.The Sun (2014)
It is exciting and wonderful that it happens at all.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It was the beginning of something wonderful.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Looking back, they were wonderful and exciting years.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Something wonderful is stirring in the undergrowth across much of the country.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The work of love eases off and all the warm wonderful fun returns.The Sun (2012)
There were always such wonderful descriptions and that got me excited about cooking.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
They didn't show anything warm and wonderful about me.The Sun (2010)
We found there a really great actor with a wonderful sense of timing.The Sun (2015)
We were a fairly wonderful and strange collection of misfits.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
You would need wonderful actors to make this credible and too few of the cast are.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It is a wonderful memory and a special moment for me and my family.The Sun (2015)
It was a wonderful feeling to win the game.The Sun (2016)
Then it was wonderful to see the way we played them off the park.The Sun (2013)
The colour is as you would expect and looks wonderful against pale brick.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Wonderful to look at, but the 911 feels like my car.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It must have taken all her strength but now we have the most wonderful memory.The Sun (2006)
It was wonderful to see him doing so well.The Sun (2016)
It was wonderful to see them play together.The Sun (2017)
She was always wonderful to me.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
The welcome we always receive is wonderful.The Sun (2014)
I actually really like her and think she's wonderful.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
That would be exciting and wonderful.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
We marvelled at the strange and wonderful calm around us and wondered if it could last.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Think about some wonderful experiences from your own life and write them down.HABIT BUSTING: A 10-step plan that will change your life (2002)
What if there is something more wonderful beyond it?Christianity Today (2000)
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'wonderful' in Other Languages
British English: wonderful /ˈwʌndəfʊl/ ADJECTIVE
If you describe something or someone as wonderful, you think they are extremely good.
The cold, misty air felt wonderful on his face.
- American English: wonderful
- Arabic: عَجِيب
- Brazilian Portuguese: maravilhoso
- Chinese: 奇妙的
- Croatian: prekrasan
- Czech: báječný
- Danish: vidunderlig
- Dutch: geweldig
- European Spanish: maravilloso
- Finnish: ihana
- French: merveilleux
- German: wunderbar
- Greek: θαυμαστός
- Italian: meraviglioso
- Japanese: すばらしい
- Korean: 놀라운
- Norwegian: vidunderlig
- Polish: cudowny
- European Portuguese: maravilhoso
- Romanian: minunat
- Russian: удивительный
- Spanish: maravilloso
- Swedish: underbar
- Thai: ดีเยี่ยม
- Turkish: harika
- Ukrainian: дивовижний
- Vietnamese: kỳ diệu
Translation of wonderful from the Collins English to French Dictionary