Her soul was still pure sunshine that marvelled at the shadow.
"I marvelled at your courage in talking to her as you did," said Eudora.
All who saw him marvelled then more at his beauty than at his deeds.
They called it the Free Level, and I marvelled at the nature of this freedom.
He marvelled at the freak of fancy that seemed to thrust him forward upon his strange quest.
Immediately he marvelled at his familiar speech, but she did not seem to resent it.
Humility combined with love is so rare, I suppose, and that is why it is marvelled at.
Solon marvelled, and desired to be informed of the particulars.
Susannah could not criticise keenly, so much she marvelled at the man.
He fought on and marvelled as the seconds went by that Gregory came not to his aid.
c.1300, "miracle," also "wonderful story or legend," from Old French merveille "a wonder, surprise, miracle," from Vulgar Latin *miribilia (also source of Spanish maravilla, Portuguese maravilha, Italian maraviglia), altered from Latin mirabilia "wonderful things," from neuter plural of mirabilis "wonderful, marvelous, extraordinary; strange, singular," from mirari "to wonder at," from mirus "wonderful" (see smile). A neuter plural treated in Vulgar Latin as a feminine singular. Related: Marvels.
c.1300, "to be filled with wonder," from Old French merveillier "to wonder at, be astonished," from merveille (see marvel (n.)). Related: Marveled; marveling.