Definition of 'marvellous'
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He has done a marvellous job. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It looked marvellous, but did it work? Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's a marvellous thing as a backing to other shrubs, in flower and autumn colour. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is why they look marvellous in highlights reels. Times, Sunday Times (2015)So to have an effective drug is absolutely marvellous. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The finish always looked marvellous with very little effort. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The wedding was a marvellous thing to see and very welcome at that time. CELEBRATING SECOMBE: A Tribute to Sir Harry Secombe (2002)He is marvellous at his job and really happy. The Sun (2009)We take it on trust that there is something marvellous happening. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is a marvellous opportunity for me. The Sun (2006)They say he looked marvellous in the nets. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The coolness of her hand against his temple was a marvellous thing. The Broken God (1993)It struck me as a marvellous opportunity. Times, Sunday Times (2009)These heading tapes look marvellous combined with sheer and plain fabrics. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)It is not always so marvellous for anyone who prefers to speak to humans. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The whole thing sounds absolutely marvellous. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The wonder of this series is that it is all great stories about marvellous, crazy people. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Father was a great fellow -- marvellous. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)But he's done a marvellous job this season. The Sun (2014)He's a very witty man and something marvellous has happened. Times, Sunday Times (2007)According to me, it is absolutely marvellous. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'marvellous'
British English: marvellous /ˈmɑːvləs/ ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone or something as marvellous, you are emphasizing that they are very good.
...a marvellous actor.
- American English: marvelous
- Arabic: مُدْهِشٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: maravilhoso
- Chinese: 绝妙的
- Croatian: čudesan
- Czech: úžasný
- Danish: fantastisk
- Dutch: geweldig
- European Spanish: maravilloso
- Finnish: ihmeellinen
- French: merveilleux
- German: wunderbar
- Greek: θαυμάσιος
- Italian: meraviglioso
- Japanese: すばらしい
- Korean: 놀라운
- Norwegian: vidunderlig
- Polish: cudowny
- European Portuguese: maravilhoso
- Romanian: minunat
- Russian: изумительный
- Spanish: maravilloso
- Swedish: fantastisk
- Thai: ดีเยี่ยม
- Turkish: harika
- Ukrainian: дивовижний
- Vietnamese: kỳ diệu
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