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marvellous

adjective uk UK UK (US marvelous)   /ˈmɑː.vəl.əs/ us    /ˈmɑːr-/
B1 extremely good: He's done a marvellous job of the decorating. It took me ages to get it right, but it was a marvellous feeling when I did. It's marvellous how everyone's tried to help. He was a truly marvellous storyteller. We've achieved some marvellous results with this new drug.
marvellously
adverb uk (US marvelously)   /-li/ us  
We've had a few arguments over the years, but in general we get on marvellously.
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