Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A marvelous imaginary realm.
  • n. A marvelous real place or scene.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An imaginary or real place full of wonder or marvels.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A land full of wonders, or marvels.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A land of wonders or marvels.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an imaginary realm of marvels or wonders
  • n. a place or scene of great or strange beauty or wonder

Etymologies

1790 J. Wolcot Compl. Epist. to Bruce 332, in Wks. (1812) II. 368 Where other trav'lers, fraught with terror, roam, Lo! Bruce in Wonder-land is quite at home. (Wiktionary)

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