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Meaning of WONDROUS

Pronunciation:  'wundrus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adv]  (used as an intensifier) extremely well; "her voice is superbly disciplined"; "the colors changed wondrously slowly"
  2. [adj]  extraordinarily good; used especially as intensifiers; "a fantastic trip to the Orient"; "the film was fantastic!"; "a howling success"; "a marvelous collection of rare books"; "had a rattling conversation about politics"; "a tremendous achievement"
 

WONDROUS is a 8 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: extraordinary, fantastic, howling(a), marvellous, marvellously, marvelous, marvelously, rattling(a), superbly, terrific, terrifically, toppingly, tremendous, wonderful, wonderfully, wondrously
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Won"drous\, adv. [OE. wonders, adv. (later also adj.).
    See {Wonder}, n., and cf. {-wards}.]
    In a wonderful or surprising manner or degree; wonderfully.
    
          For sylphs, yet mindful of their ancient race, Are, as
          when women, wondrous fond of place.      --Pope.
    
          And now there came both mist and snow, And it grew
          wondrous cold.                           --Coleridge.
    
    
  2. \Won"drous\, a.
    Wonderful; astonishing; admirable; marvelous; such as excite
    surprise and astonishment; strange.
    
          That I may . . . tell of all thy wondrous works. --Ps.
                                                   xxvi. 7.
    -- {Won"drous*ly}, adv. -- {Won"drous*ness}, n.
    
          Chloe complains, and wondrously's aggrieved.
                                                   --Granville.
    
    
 

 

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