wonderful
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈwʌn.də.fl/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈwʌn.dɚ.fl̩/
Adjective

wonderful (comparative wonderfuller, superlative wonderfullest)

  1. (now rare) Tending to excite wonder; surprising, extraordinary.
    • 1992, Hilary Mantel, A Place of Greater Safety, Harper Perennial 2007, p. 278:
      He is massively corrupt. It is wonderful how the man's popularity survives.
  2. Surprisingly excellent; very good or admirable, extremely impressive.
    They served a wonderful six-course meal.
Synonyms Antonyms Translations Adverb

wonderful (not comparable)

  1. (dialect) Exceedingly, to a great extent.
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