wonder (n.)
object of fascination, target of astonishment
1H6 IV.vii.48[Bastard to all, of the Talbots] hack their bones asunder, / Whose life was England's glory, Gallia's wonder
2H6 II.iv.46[Duchess to Gloucester] I ... / Was made a wonder and a pointing-stock
TC III.iii.242[Thersites to Achilles and Patroclus, of Ajax's behaviour] A wonder!
Tim IV.iii.463[Flavius to himself, of Timon] O monument / And wonder of good deeds evilly bestowed!
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