marvelously, adv.marvellousness, n.
/mahr"veuh leuhs/, adj.
1. superb; excellent; great: a marvelous show.
2. such as to cause wonder, admiration, or astonishment; surprising; extraordinary.
3. improbable or incredible: the marvelous events of Greek myth.
Also, esp. Brit., marvellous.
[1300-50; ME merve(il)lous < MF merveilleus. See MARVEL, -OUS]
Syn. 1. wonderful. 2. wondrous, amazing, miraculous. 3. unbelievable.
Ant. 1. terrible. 2. commonplace.

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