Definition of 'marvel'
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He's a marvel, that man. The Sun (2016)There are so many things to marvel at here. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Sometimes you marvel at things you read. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was a thing to marvel at. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We all marvelled at the way he smacked his lips with excitement as soon as he saw a yoghurt. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He marvels at the way her puffy cheeks rise in a smile and how she sleeps oblivious to the danger outside. Times, Sunday Times (2006) People marvelled to see stars above Piccadilly again. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Older cars seemed to have more personality than today's sleek technological marvels. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Marvel at the skill of the players, and the paucity of spectators. Times, Sunday Times (2009) People marvelled at her elfin, otherworldly ways. Times, Sunday Times (2010) People marvel now at how well China has done. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In its time this was an absolute technological marvel, but it is also a thing of lustrous beauty. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If it is all verging on being a technological marvel, it is also fragile and needs constant monitoring. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I'm still marvelling at the length of the track and the sandpit. Times, Sunday Times (2016)No little wonder that we marvel at El Sistema. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Today, he's still marvelling at minutiae. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You marvel at what people refer to as'the miracle of life '. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'marvel'
British English: marvel VERB
If you marvel at something, you express your great surprise, wonder, or admiration.
Her colleagues marveled at her seemingly infinite energy.
British English: marvel NOUN
You can describe something or someone as a marvel to indicate that you think that they are wonderful.
The whale, like the dolphin, has become a symbol of the marvels of creation.
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