miraculous

[mi-rak-yuh-luhs]
adjective
1.
performed by or involving a supernatural power or agency: a miraculous cure.
2.
of the nature of a miracle; marvelous.
3.
having or seeming to have the power to work miracles: miraculous drugs.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English < Medieval Latin mīrāculōsus, equivalent to Latin mīrācul(um) miracle + -ōsus -ous

miraculously, adverb
miraculousness, noun
hypermiraculous, adjective
hypermiraculously, adverb
hypermiraculousness, noun
nonmiraculous, adjective
nonmiraculously, adverb
nonmiraculousness, noun
pseudomiraculous, adjective
pseudomiraculously, adverb
quasi-miraculous, adjective
quasi-miraculously, adverb
unmiraculous, adjective
unmiraculously, adverb


2. extraordinary. Miraculous, preternatural, supernatural refer to that which seems to transcend the laws of nature. Miraculous refers to something that apparently contravenes known laws governing the universe: a miraculous success. Preternatural suggests the possession of supernormal qualities: Dogs have a preternatural sense of smell. It may also mean supernatural: Elves are preternatural beings. Supernatural suggests divine or superhuman properties: supernatural aid in battle.
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miraculous (mɪˈrækjʊləs)
 
adj
1.  of, like, or caused by a miracle; marvellous
2.  surprising
3.  having the power to work miracles
 
mi'raculously
 
adv
 
mi'raculousness
 
n

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Word Origin & History

miraculous
c.1500, from M.Fr. miraculeux, from M.L. miraculosus, from L. miraculum (see miracle). Related: Miraculously.
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Example sentences
It's more miraculous and wonderful than they can imagine.
They promise to recover the miraculous remains of forgotten martyrs.
But it would be miraculous if a poor country, under intense social pressure,
  managed a similar feat.
From micro shrimp to mammoth hippos, the planet's wetlands host miraculous
  diversity.
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