1. [ adjective ] too improbable to admit of belief
Synonyms: marvellous tall improbable

"a tall story"

Related terms: incredible
2. [ adjective ] extraordinarily good; used especially as intensifiers
Synonyms: wonderful tremendous fantastic terrific wondrous marvellous rattling howling

"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"

Related terms: extraordinary
3. [ adjective ] being or having the character of a miracle
Synonyms: miraculous marvellous
Related terms: supernatural
Similar spelling:   marvellous