VI. WORDS RELATING TO THE SENTIMENT AND MORAL POWERS

II. PERSONAL AFFECTIONS

4. Contemplative Affections
Prodigy.

[Nouns] prodigy, phenomenon; wonder, wonderment; marvel, miracle; monster (unconformity) [more]; curiosity, lion, sight, spectacle; jeu de theatre, coup de theatre; gazingstock; sign; St. Elmo's fire, St. Elmo's light; portent [more].

bursting of a shell, bursting of a bomb; volcanic eruption, peal of thunder; thunder-clap, thunder-bolt.

what no words can paint; wonders of the world; annus mirabilis; dignus vindice nodus.

[Phrases] natura il fece e poi roppe la stampa.

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