From Late Middle English wondrous, metathetic variation of wonders (adj., “wondrous, wonderful"), genitive of wonder (“wonder, miracle"), from Old English wundor (“wonder, miracle"), from Proto-Germanic*wundrÄ… (“wonder"). Compare Dutchwonders, GermanWunder.
Wondrous Sentence Examples
Was he truly the only person capable of doing those wondrous deeds?
What wondrous sights will be there for all to see?
And at night what soothing, wondrous hours we spent in the shadow of the great, silent men-of-war.
I think he is a very resourceful director, who seems to create wondrous plays every time!
A wondrous display of fancy dress and masks were everywhere - the colors and glorious efforts made by everyone were truly delightful.