Meaning of “miracle” in the English Dictionary

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"miracle" in British English

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(Definition of “miracle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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miraclenoun [ C ]

us /ˈmɪr·ə·kəl/

an unusual and mysterious event that is thought to have been caused by God

A miracle is also any surprising and unexpected event:

[ + (that) clause ] It’s a miracle (that) he wasn’t killed in that car crash.

(Definition of “miracle” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)