miracle - definition and synonyms

 
 
noun [countable] 

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/ˈmɪrək(ə)l/
singularmiracle
pluralmiracles
  1. an event that cannot be explained according to the laws of nature and is considered to be an act of God

    The story of the weeping statue is being hailed as a miracle by some.

    1. a.
      something extremely lucky that would not normally be possible

      It’s a miracle that no one was killed.

      a miracle cure