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"Tell me, then," Anders said, marveling a little at his equanimity.

All were looking at the dog now, marveling at its odd behavior.

Sleepless, she tossed, marveling at how close his death had come home to her.

He covered her face, and, marveling at her words, looked ahead.

Marveling over this, and astonished at it, we fell silent and spoke no more.

"I'll be right up," he said, marveling at the calmness in his voice.

She walked along Riverside Drive, marveling at the Palisades.

It is wonderful and awful; and thus I offer it a token of my marveling respect.

And she looked long at the star, marveling at its brightness.

"They're good workers," he concluded, marveling at the patent energy.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, "to be filled with wonder," from Old French merveillier "to wonder at, be astonished," from merveille (see marvel (n.)). Related: Marveled; marveling.

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