miracle noun

ADJ. great | minor The letter's survival is something of a minor miracle. | economic

VERB + MIRACLE perform, work Don't expect this medicine to work miracles. | believe in | ask for, expect, hope for, pray for | need, take It would take a miracle to get the old car going again.

MIRACLE + VERB happen, occur

MIRACLE + NOUN worker | cure

PREP. by a ~ By a miracle she escaped serious injury.