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noun as in wonder

verb as in be amazed

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They are lightweight marvels of engineering and design, and everyone should have one.

This affordable handheld marvel with ceramic burrs can turn out 18 different grind settings, thanks to a built-in adjustable grind selector.

Get an early start to beat the crowds and tour this engineering marvel from the 1930s.

In the first episode of her new Netflix show, Cooking With Paris, one Kim Kardashian—Hilton’s friend and onetime assistant—marvels that “no one has partied as hard as you and looks the way you do.”

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Just enjoy the marvel of evaporative cooling that is human sweat, and be thankful that, like seals, we don’t have to pee on ourselves to lower our body temperature.

But relative to centuries past, America is a marvel of domestic tranquility.

Same goes for the comic book character “Captain America,” which Marvel announced in July would be now be portrayed as a black man.

Selling off the extras, I saw my neighbor marvel at the scent and murmur that he wished he could afford one.

As part of their ambitious film schedule, Marvel has cast British actor Benedict Cumberbatch to play the doctor in 2016.

I have a great relationship with the Marvel team, and the character of Heimdall.

We used to be taught in school that Moses was the meekest man the world has known: and we used to marvel.

They told us of their visit to the Great Eastern, what a gigantic ship it was, what a marvel, and described its every feature.

A marvel of manly strength and grace and beauty, thirty years of age or so, and faultlessly dressed.

I sit at home nearly all day, and Rubinstein, who leads rather an excitable life, cannot sufficiently marvel at my industry.

I am thankful and I marvel at the surpassing beneficence of the ever-blessed Trinity, who conferred on thee this privilege.


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On this page you'll find 49 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to marvel, such as: genius, miracle, curiosity, phenomenon, portent, and prodigy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.