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wonderful

adjective uk   /ˈwʌn.də.fəl/  us   /-dɚ-/
A2 extremely good: He's a wonderful cook. "Did you know that Daryl's getting married?" "No, I didn't. How wonderful!" We had a wonderful time in Italy last summer.
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in Korean 훌륭한…
in Arabic رائع…
in Portuguese maravilhoso…
in Catalan meravellós…
in Japanese すばらしい…
in Italian meraviglioso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 絕妙的,令人驚嘆的,極好的…
in Russian чудесный…
in Turkish şahane, harikulâde, çok güzel…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绝妙的,令人惊叹的,极好的…
in Polish wspaniały, cudowny…
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