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Meaning of MIRACULOUS

Pronunciation:  mi'rakyûlus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  peculiarly fortunate or appropriate; as if by divine intervention; "a heaven-sent rain saved the crops"; "a providential recovery"
  2. [adj]  being or having the character of a miracle
 

MIRACULOUS is a 10 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: fortunate, heaven-sent, marvellous, marvelous, providential, supernatural
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mi*rac"u*lous\, a. [F. miraculeux. See {Miracle}.]
1. Of the nature of a miracle; performed by supernatural
   power; effected by the direct agency of almighty power,
   and not by natural causes.

2. Supernatural; wonderful.

3. Wonder-working. ``The miraculous harp.'' --Shak. --
   {Mi*rac"u*lous*ly}, adv. -- {Mi*rac"u*lous*ness}, n.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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