Complete Definition of "marvel"

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English

Etymology
First attested from w:1300|1300, from Middle English marvail, from Old French merveille a wonder, from Vulgar Latin *miribilia, from Latin mirabilia wonderful things, from neuter plural of mirabilis strange, wonderful, from mirari to wonder at, from mirus wonderful.

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-marvel.ogg|Audio (US)

Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÉË(r)vÉl|-ÉË(r)vÉl

Noun
en-noun

  1. That which causes wonder; a prodigy; a miracle.
  2. Surprise, astonishment.

Translations
Russian: ÑÑдо n

Verb
en-verb|marvels|marvelling (UK) or marveling (US)|marvelled (UK) or marveled (US)

  1. To become filled with wonderment or admiration; to be amazed at something.

Translations
trans-top|become filled with wonderment
Russian: pos_vi воÑÑоÑгаÑÑÑÑ, воÑÑиÑаÑÑÑÑ, изÑмлÑÑÑÑÑ, недоÑмеваÑÑ, ÑдивлÑÑÑÑÑ; pos_vt изÑмлÑÑÑÑÑ, ÑдивлÑÑÑÑÑ, воÑÑиÑаÑÑÑÑ
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