Meaning of à merveille in English:

à merveille

adverb

  • Admirably, wonderfully. Compare to admiration.

Pronunciation

à merveille

/ˌa mɛːˈveɪ/ /ˌa məːˈveɪ/

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Laurence Sterne (1713–1768), writer and Church of England clergyman. From French à merveille, literally ‘to a marvel’ from à to + merveille.