miraculous recovery

miraculous recovery
surprising recuperation, surprising recovery from illness

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • recovery — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ amazing, astonishing (BrE), dramatic, excellent, miraculous, remarkable ▪ Laura made a miraculous recovery. ▪ good …   Collocations dictionary

  • miraculous — [[t]mɪræ̱kjʊləs[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED If you describe a good event as miraculous, you mean that it is very surprising and unexpected. The horse made a miraculous recovery to finish a close third. ...a miraculous escape... The change in Felicity was… …   English dictionary

  • miraculous — adjective completely unexpected and usually resulting from extreme good luck: miraculous recovery/escape/improvement: It was thought she only had a month to live but she made a miraculous recovery. miraculously adverb …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • miraculous — mi•rac•u•lous [[t]mɪˈræk yə ləs[/t]] adj. 1) performed by or involving a supernatural power or agency: a miraculous cure[/ex] 2) of the nature of a miracle; marvelous 3) having or seeming to have the power to work miracles: miraculous herbs[/ex]… …   From formal English to slang

  • miraculous — mi|rac|u|lous [mıˈrækjuləs] adj 1.) very good, completely unexpected, and often very lucky ▪ She made a miraculous recovery from her injuries. ▪ They had a miraculous escape when their car plunged into a river. 2.) a miraculous action or event is …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • miraculous — adj. VERBS ▪ be, seem ADVERB ▪ quite, truly ▪ Something truly miraculous happened. ▪ almost …   Collocations dictionary

  • miraculous — mi|rac|u|lous [ mə rækjələs ] adjective extremely lucky and unexpected: a miraculous escape/recovery/result/victory ╾ mi|rac|u|lous|ly adverb …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • miraculous — UK [məˈrækjʊləs] / US [məˈrækjələs] adjective extremely lucky and unexpected a miraculous escape/recovery/result/victory Derived word: miraculously adverb …   English dictionary

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