a. wonderful; extraordinarily good
a. causing wonder or astonishment; supernatural
Queen Victoria is a marvelous ship best suited to well-traveled guests.
It’s one of the most marvelous special effects in recent memory, because Lee insisted the animal not be the least bit cuddly.
Sentence in Classic:
And now as she made surmises as to who people were, what were their relations to one another, and what they were like, Kitty endowed them with the most marvelous and noble characters, and found confirmation of her idea in her observations.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Levin knew too that Kitty had strengthened his hope by accounts of the marvelous recoveries she had heard of.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He positively forgot where he was, and not even hearing what was said, he could not take his eyes off the marvelous portrait.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The inevitability of the revolution depended upon this fact, that they had no choice but to unite or be exterminated; this fact, grim and inexorable, depended upon no human will, it was the law of the economic process, of which the editor showed the details with the most marvelous precision.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
But it is no such marvelous feat to exhibit the feats of so dull a beast; though, for that matter, too, a bear may be overacted.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
I have ordered Masses for myself, and for you, gentlemen, which will be said, gentlemen, for which I have not the least doubt you will be marvelously benefited.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context