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  • 1 Wonder — may refer to: * Wonder (emotion) * Wonder Woman, DC comics Amazonian superheroine or the 1970s television series based on the comic * The Seven Wonders of the World * The television series Small Wonder * The television series The Wonder Years *… …

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  • 2 Wonder — Уандер Полное имя Уэйн Гарднер Страна …

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  • 3 wonder — n 1 Wonder, marvel, prodigy, miracle, phenomenon can all mean something that causes astonishment or admiration. Wonder applies specifically to whatever excites surprise, astonishment, or amazement (as by its perfection, its greatness, or its… …

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  • 4 Wonder — Won der, n. [OE. wonder, wunder, AS. wundor; akin to D. wonder, OS. wundar, OHG. wuntar, G. wunder, Icel. undr, Sw. & Dan. under, and perhaps to Gr. ? to gaze at.] [1913 Webster] 1. That emotion which is excited by novelty, or the presentation to …

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  • 5 wonder — [wun′dər] n. [ME < OE wundor, akin to Ger wunder: only in Gmc] 1. a person, thing, or event that causes astonishment and admiration; prodigy; marvel 2. the feeling of surprise, admiration, and awe aroused by something strange, unexpected,… …

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  • 6 wonder — ► NOUN 1) a feeling of surprise and admiration, caused by something beautiful, unexpected, or unfamiliar. 2) a person or thing that causes such a feeling. 3) (before another noun ) having remarkable properties or abilities: a wonder drug. ► VERB… …

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  • 7 Wonder — Won der, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Wondered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wondering}.] [AS. wundrian.] [1913 Webster] 1. To be affected with surprise or admiration; to be struck with astonishment; to be amazed; to marvel. [1913 Webster] I could not sufficiently… …

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  • 8 wonder — [n1] amazement admiration, astonishment, awe, bewilderment, concern, confusion, consternation, curiosity, doubt, fascination, fear, incredulity, jar, jolt, marveling, perplexity, perturbation, puzzlement, reverence, shock, skepticism, start,… …

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  • 9 Wonder — ist der Name von Erich Wonder (* 1944), österreichischer Bühnenbildner Stevie Wonder (* 1950; eigentlich Steveland Hardaway Judkins Morris), US amerikanischen Pop und Soul Sänger, Komponist sowie Multiinstrumentalist Diese Seite ist eine …

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  • 10 wonder — (n.) O.E. wundor marvelous thing, marvel, the object of astonishment, from P.Gmc. *wundran (Cf. O.S. wundar, M.Du., Du. wonder, O.H.G. wuntar, Ger. wunder, O.N. undr), of unknown origin. In M.E. it also came to mean the emotion associated with… …

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  • 11 Wonder — Won der, a. Wonderful. [Obs.] Gower. [1913 Webster] After that he said a wonder thing. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 12 wonder — is followed by whether or if, and in more formal writing can take a subjunctive verb in the past: • Hilliard wondered whether Barton were not right after all Susan Hill, 1971 • They had never had a serious conversation, and she wondered if that… …

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  • 13 Wonder — Won der, adv. Wonderfully. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 14 wonder — index phenomenon (unusual occurrence), reflect (ponder), surprise Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 15 Wonder — (Steveland Morris, dit Stevie) (né en 1950) pianiste, chanteur et compositeur américain de rock …

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  • 16 Wonder —   [ wʌndə], Stevie, eigentlich Steveland Morris Judkins [ mɔrɪs dʒʌdkɪnz], amerikanischer Rockmusiker (Gesang, Mundharmonika, Keyboards, Komposition), * Saginaw (Michigan) 13. 5. 1950; blind geboren, begann in den 60er Jahren (erste Auftritte als …

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  • 17 Wonder — Wonder, Ste|vie (1950 ) a US ↑soul singer, songwriter, and piano player who was born blind. He started making records with the ↑Motown record company when he was 12, and became one of the most successful popular musicians in the world. He is also …

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  • 18 wonder — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 feeling of surprise/admiration ADJECTIVE ▪ great ▪ childlike, wide eyed VERB + WONDER ▪ feel ▪ express …

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  • 19 wonder — [[t]wʌ̱ndə(r)[/t]] ♦♦ wonders, wondering, wondered 1) VERB If you wonder about something, you think about it, either because it interests you and you want to know more about it, or because you are worried or suspicious about it. [V wh] I wondered …

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  • 20 wonder — I UK [ˈwʌndə(r)] / US [ˈwʌndər] verb Word forms wonder : present tense I/you/we/they wonder he/she/it wonders present participle wondering past tense wondered past participle wondered *** 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to think about something… …

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