Definition of 'wonderful'
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Example sentences containing 'wonderful'
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It was wonderful to see them play together. The Sun (2017)It was the beginning of something wonderful. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It was a wonderful feeling to win the game. The Sun (2016)It was wonderful to see him doing so well. The Sun (2016)Fixed ideas about what makes a good relationship can be changed into something wonderful. The Sun (2016)She was always wonderful to me. Times, Sunday Times (2017)I actually really like her and think she's wonderful. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Wonderful to look at, but the 911 feels like my car. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When I took it out of the drawer last week it looked like a wonderful relic of very ancient history. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is exciting and wonderful that it happens at all. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The colour is as you would expect and looks wonderful against pale brick. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There were always such wonderful descriptions and that got me excited about cooking. Times, Sunday Times (2012)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)The work of love eases off and all the warm wonderful fun returns. The Sun (2012)What if there is something more wonderful beyond it? Christianity Today (2000)It must have taken all her strength but now we have the most wonderful memory. The Sun (2006) 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)The welcome we always receive is wonderful. The Sun (2014)We marvelled at the strange and wonderful calm around us and wondered if it could last. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We found there a really great actor with a wonderful sense of timing. The Sun (2015)Then it was wonderful to see the way we played them off the park. The Sun (2013) Something wonderful is stirring in the undergrowth across much of the country. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is a wonderful memory and a special moment for me and my family. The Sun (2015)That would be exciting and wonderful. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They didn't show anything warm and wonderful about me. The Sun (2010)Instead, they only think about how wonderful they feel together. The Sun (2014)Looking back, they were wonderful and exciting years. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'wonderful'
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
Definition of wonderful from the Collins English Dictionary
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