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Etimologie

Din engleza veche wundor.

Pronunție

  • AFI: /ˈwʌndə/ (Anglia)
  • AFI: /ˈwʌndɚ/ (SUA)
  • AFI: /ˈwʌndər/


Substantiv

wonder, pl. wonders

  1. minunare, uimire, mirare
    Her eyes were filled with wonder when he introduced himself.
  2. minune, miracol
    The idea was so crazy that it is a wonder that anyone went along with it.
  3. de minune; (fig.) geniu
    He's a wonder at cooking.
  4. (Anglia, fam.) gând, cuget, idee
    Miss Paynter had a little wonder as to whether the man, as she called Mr. Lacy in her own mind, had ever been admitted to this room. She thought not. - (Katharine Tynan, The house of dreams, 1934)

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Etimologie

Din engleza veche wundrian.

Verb


Conjugarea verbului
to wonder
Infinitiv to wonder
Prezent simplu
pers. 3 sg.
wonders
Trecut simplu wondered
Participiu trecut wondered
Participiu prezent wondering
  1. a se întreba, a se mira (de)
    I wonder whether it is possible to find an easy and effective solution.

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