wonderwork
noun Date: before 12th century a marvelous act, work, or accomplishment

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Wonderwork — Won der*work , n. [AS. wundorweorc.] A wonderful work or act; a prodigy; a miracle. [1913 Webster] Such as in strange land He found in wonderworks of God and Nature s hand. Byron. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wonderwork — index phenomenon (unusual occurrence) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • wonderwork — [wun′dərwʉrk΄] n. [ME wonder werk < OE wundorweorc] something made or done that is wonderful, marvelous, miraculous, etc. wonderworker n. wonderworking adj …   English World dictionary

  • wonderwork — /wun deuhr werrk /, n. a wonderful work; marvel; miracle. [bef. 1000; ME wonder werk, OE wundorweorc. See WONDER, WORK] * * * …   Universalium

  • wonderwork — n. marvel, wondrous thing; prodigy; marvelous or miraculous work or achievement; miracle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wonderwork — won•der•work [[t]ˈwʌn dərˌwɜrk[/t]] n. a wonderful work or deed; marvel; miracle • Etymology: bef. 1000 …   From formal English to slang

  • wonderwork — /ˈwʌndəwɜk/ (say wunduhwerk) noun a wonderful work; a marvel; a miracle. {Middle English wonderworc, Old English wundor weorc. See wonder, work} …   Australian English dictionary

  • wonderwork — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun 1. : wonder 1b 2. : something that excites amazed admiration * * * /wun deuhr werrk /, n. a wonderful work; marvel; miracle. [bef. 1000; ME wonder werk, OE wundorweorc. See WONDER, WORK] …   Useful english dictionary

  • wonderworker — See wonderwork. * * * …   Universalium

  • phenomenon — I (manifestation) noun apparition, appearance, display, feature, figure, form, image, materialization, presence, realization, shape, show, sight, sign, spectacle, vision II (unusual occurrence) noun amazement, amazing thing, astonishing thing,… …   Law dictionary

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