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adjective marvellous pronunciation in British English /ˈmɑː(r)vələs/
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  1. extremely enjoyable or exciting
    It’s been an absolutely marvellous day.
    a marvellous performance/trip/party
    1. a.
      extremely good
      We were served spaghetti with a marvellous pesto sauce.
    2. b.
      extremely impressive
      Tell him I thought he was marvellous.

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