marvelous marvelous  /ˈmɑr və ləs/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) extraordinarily good or great ; used especially as intensifiers
  2. (adj) too improbable to admit of belief
  3. (adj) being or having the character of a miracle

Usage(s):

  1. Capitalism not only won, it turned into a marvelous machine of prosperity, led by people who could take an idea and turn it into an industry Gene Fool.
  2. The resulting fiberglass-bodied car had a marvelous power-to-weight ratio and did so well in racing that it was eventually banned.
  3. Both the French and British Concorde have had a marvelous maintenance record.

News

  1. Birthday Wednesday

    The Sun and Jupiter join forces on your birthday, promising a marvelous 12 months to come. Start your new solar year by telling yourself, over and over, that all things are possible. Then get out into the world and start doing them...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: New York Post

  2. New shows added to Pittsburgh regatta lineup

    The 36th EQT Three Rivers Regatta will feature tribute bands, XPOGO "Extreme Pogo" Show, and the Marvelous Mutts.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

  3. Backyard Travel Releases New Tour: Highlights of Cambodia & Vietnam

    Backyard Travel, Asia’s most innovative tour company, has released news of a marvelous new multi-country trip which allows travelers the chance to enjoy the inspiring highlights of Cambodia and Vietnam, led by expert local guides. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/backyard-travel/cambodia-vietnam-tour/prweb10843625.htm
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. As a possible explanation to the low happiest states rankings of NY and California, Oswald said, "Many people think these states would be marvelous places to live in. The problem is that if too many individuals think that way, they move into those...
    on Dec 18, 2009 By: Andrew Oswald Source: HULIQ

  2. "All of those parts were very, very different to one's conception of Bond ...... I thought he was absolutely marvelous," Moore said of Craig's acting in "Casino Royale."
    on Nov 27, 2008 By: Roger Moore Source: Washington Post

  3. "I think I did marry a marvelous man," said Edwards. "But he changed: and he's no longer the person who I married." "I think about Sandra Bullock - who I don't know at all - what an incredible year she's had. She won the Academy Award...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: John Edwards Source: Entertainment Weekly

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