marvel to behold

marvel to behold

someone or something quite exciting or wonderful to see. Our new high-definition television is a marvel to behold. Mary's lovely new baby is a marvel to behold.
See also: behold, marvel
References in classic literature ?
Stiggins a preliminary tap on the head, and began dancing round him in a buoyant and cork-like manner, which in a gentleman at his time of life was a perfect marvel to behold.
From the rising sun scene in the front inside pages to he same scene at night on the back inside pages, "The Tiger Who Would Be King" is splendid, terrible, arresting, curious, and a marvel to behold.
It's a marvel to behold and should be used to deliver a hefty swat to all teenage beauty vloggers who are getting a bit up themselves.
While the extensive mix of different fruits, including various types of apples, is a marvel to behold and enjoy.
THE feat of engineering which is the second Tyne Tunnel has been a marvel to behold.
The scaled-down underground was a real marvel to behold.
It injected an element of nostalgia, however, into what could very well be the final day of campaigning for an inveterate campaigner whose political skills, to his fellow Democrats and to many Republicans as well, were long a marvel to behold.
In between, we're treated to all manner of wildlife, none wilder-looking than the curious birds of paradise in New Guinea, whose colorful and oddly shaped plumage and quixotic mating dances are a marvel to behold.
Apart from momentary lapses of pitch and fleeting unevenness in her coloratura, her Elvira was a marvel to behold.
They are a marvel to behold and are part of what Rahm refers to as the "explosion of the supernatural" following the Guadalupe miracle.
ON THE ROAD The sophisticated soft-top becomes a talking point as well as a marvel to behold with the new CLK-Cabriolet.
Elisabeth Shue and Josh Brolin co-star, while the special effects are a marvel to behold.
Furthermore, his faultless technique and effortless demonstration of contrasting dynamics made him a marvel to behold.
Anthian's gift for comedy, for choreography and for lovingly managing his singers -- some of whom are still very fragile -- is a marvel to behold.