miracle

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 [ˈmɪrəkəl]


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miracle

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. I can't perform miracles!
  2. I [can walk, am cured]. It's a miracle!
  3. it's a miracle that I [can walk]!
  4. is a miracle of [nature, life, the ocean]
  5. is one of [nature's] miracles
  6. need [help, money, rain], not a miracle!
  7. need a miracle to [win, finish, qualify]
  8. it would take a miracle (for that to happen)
  9. was nothing short of a miracle
  10. performed small miracles to [get, save, rescue, ensure]
  11. [hoping, waiting] for a miracle to happen
  12. hoping for a divine miracle
  13. looked to the [heavens, sky, stars] for miracles
  14. [don't, doesn't] believe in miracles
  15. was a miracle they didn't get [hurt, injured]
  16. was a miracle they [survived, returned, landed safely]
  17. only a miracle can save them now
  18. religion: [God, Jesus] performed a number of miracles
  19. is a miracle of [construction, acoustics, technology, engineering]
  20. worked a miracle on [us, the town, the team]
  21. the [treatment, cream] worked like a miracle
n as adj
  1. there's no miracle cure!
  2. claimed as a miracle drug
  3. I'm not a miracle worker!
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