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miraculous
 a.  astonishing; amazing
Classic Sentence: (27 in 2 pages)
1  They only knew, as surely as they knew there was a just and jealous God in Heaven, that Lee was miraculous and the Army of Virginia invincible.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
2  It seemed miraculous that this could be when she thought of all the unsaid things that lay between them.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER LIII
3  She had never lost the child's miraculous power of wonder.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
4  She hoped that in some miraculous way yet unrevealed she might find it possible to remain in California.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
5  For, with but a bit of broken sea-shell or a shark's tooth, that miraculous intricacy of wooden net-work has been achieved; and it has cost steady years of steady application.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 57. Of Whales in Paint; in Teeth; in Wood; in She...
6  This particular feat of the shark seems all but miraculous.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 64. Stubb's Supper.
7  And some three centuries ago, an English traveller in old Harris's Voyages, speaks of a Turkish Mosque built in honour of Jonah, in which Mosque was a miraculous lamp that burnt without any oil.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 83. Jonah Historically Regarded.
8  They at length agreed that the person should be chosen as pope who should be distinguished by some divine and miraculous token.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In THE THREE LANGUAGES
9  He would be condemned to die, but he was about to die of grief and despair when this miraculous noise recalled him to life.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 15. Number 34 and Number 27.
10  Only, in order to satisfy himself that it really belongs to us, he wishes you to relate to him, as I have done already, the miraculous manner in which the diamond came into our possession.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 44. The Vendetta.
11  Indeed," said Chateau-Renaud, "it seems quite miraculous to make a new house out of an old one; for it was very old, and dull too.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 63. The Dinner.
12  d'Avrigny carried the science of divination almost to a miraculous extent, for he was one of the physicians who always work upon the body through the mind.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 72. Madame de Saint-Meran.
13  I still stood absolutely dumfoundered at what appeared to me her miraculous self-possession and most inscrutable hypocrisy, when the cook entered.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
14  She had heard nothing of Lady Catherine that spoke her awful from any extraordinary talents or miraculous virtue, and the mere stateliness of money or rank she thought she could witness without trepidation.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 29
15  However little Mr. Darcy might have liked such an address, he contented himself with coolly replying that he perceived no other alteration than her being rather tanned, no miraculous consequence of travelling in the summer.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 45
Example Sentence:
1  I wonder whether the working class isn't perhaps a better judge of these matters since they are less likely to believe in miraculous transformations.
2  I'd be surprised if anyone believes camera surveillance is a miraculous fix to reduce crime.
3  Slimming snacks that offer miraculous weight loss are a con.
4  A teenage boy had a miraculous escape from death last night when he fell into an ice cold-river.
5  He had been miraculously saved from almost certain death.