from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Remarkable or extraordinary; wonderful.
- adv. Archaic To a wonderful or remarkable extent.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Amazing, inspiring awe, "to be marvelled at".
- adv. In a wonderful degree; remarkably.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a wonderful or surprising manner or degree; wonderfully.
- adj. Wonderful; astonishing; admirable; marvelous; such as excite surprise and astonishment; strange.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of a kind or degree to excite wonder; wonderful; marvelous; strauge.
- In a wonderful or surprising degree; remarkably; exceedingly.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. (used as an intensifier) extremely well
- adj. extraordinarily good or great ; used especially as intensifiers
From Late Middle English wondrous, metathetic variation of wonders (adj., "wondrous, wonderful"), genitive of wonder ("wonder, miracle"), from Old English wundor ("wonder, miracle"), from Proto-Germanic *wundran (“wonder”). Compare Dutch wonders, German Wunder. (Wiktionary)