Definition of 'miraculous'
Example sentences containing 'miraculous'
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He underwent six hours of emergency brain surgery and made a miraculous recovery. The Sun (2017)Where did this man get this wisdom and these miraculous powers? Christianity Today (2000)She had an almost miraculous ability to get out of the most dangerous conditions or unexpected accidents. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Bournemouth have no new injuries as they bid to complete a miraculous escape. The Sun (2008)Now it seems he is making a similarly miraculous recovery. The Sun (2009)Otherwise the house and its contents had an escape which seemed almost miraculous. Consuelo & Alva: Love and Power in the Gilded Age (2005)Amid the horrors were stories of miraculous escapes. Times, Sunday Times (2015)How does one explain the rise of an empire so rapid that it seems almost miraculous? The Times Literary Supplement (2011)But the woman driver had a miraculous escape after she was pulled by firefighters from the flattened motor. The Sun (2011)An almost miraculous period in the history of science is brought to life against its human and political background. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)Many have miraculous powers of survival. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Sometimes a marriage is fabulous and wonderful, a miraculous union of souls connected in eternal bliss. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But after defying medics with a miraculous recovery, he managed to return to action within six weeks. The Sun (2009)Most relics were credited with miraculous healing powers, while some were also invoked as guardians of justice. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)TO the layman stem cells seem to have miraculous powers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)That's the wonderful, miraculous thing about it. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The more I think about it, the more miraculous and wonderful a thing the humble potato seems. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'miraculous'
British English: miraculous ADJECTIVE
If you describe a good event as miraculous, you mean that it is very surprising and unexpected.
The horse made a miraculous recovery to finish a close third.
Definition of miraculous from the Collins English Dictionary
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