exceptional - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate exceptional

exceptional is hyphenated as ex-cep-tion-al

How to pronounce exceptional

exceptional is pronounced ɪk´s ɛp ʃənəl

Number of syllables in exceptional

The number of syllables in exceptional is 4

What part of speech in exceptional?

exceptional is an adjective

How common in the word exceptional?

exceptional is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does exceptional convey?

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Common collocations after 'exceptional'

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Common collocations before 'exceptional'

also, can, circumstance, come, did, going, has, knew, know, made, Michael, other, seem, such, without

Words with similar spelling to exceptional

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Synonyms of 'exceptional'

absolute, appalling, certain, concrete, detailed, determinate, different, eminent, especial, express, fey, good, individual, insular, marked, marvelous, minute, narrow, notable, particular, personal, phenomenal, prescriptive, remarkable, seclusive, select, selective, several, special, specific, strange, unusual, inner, infrequent, ineffable, indescribable, incredible, inconceivable, incomprehensible, inadmissible, idiosyncratic, idiocratic, handicapped, gifted, funny, freakish, formidable, flaky, fixed, fascinating, fantastic, fabulous, extraordinary, exclusory, exclusive, excellent, ethnocentric, estimable, esoteric, erratic, enigmatic, egregious, eccentric, Dotty, divergent, distinguished, distinct, deviant, definite, deficient, crotchety, cranky, crank, conspicuous, celebrated, astonishing, anomalous, abnormal, aberrant, wonderful, whimsical, wacky, unwonted, unthinkable, unspeakable, unprecedented, unparalleled, unordinary, unnatural, unique, unimaginable, unforgettable, unexampled, unconventional, uncommon, telling, superior, stupendous, striking, snobbish, singular, signal, separative, sensational, screwy, screwball, scarce, salient, restrictive, respective, reputable, rare, quirky, queer, prominent, prohibitive, prodigious, private, preventive, prestigious, premium, precise, portentous, peculiar, parochial, outstanding, outlandish, oddball, odd, nutty, noticeable, noteworthy, noble, mythical, miraculous, memorable, legendary, kooky, kinky, irregular, intimate

Common Verb Collocations of exceptional

be, can, consider, do, exist, find, focus, grant, have, justify, make, may, mean, meet, might, must, occupy, occur, offer, permit, possess, regard, require, save, shall, should, show, take, will, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of exceptional

and, but, either, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing exceptional

Synonyms of 'aberrant'
Synonyms of 'abnormal'
Synonyms of 'absolute'
Synonyms of 'anomalous'
Synonyms of 'appalling'
Synonyms of 'astonishing'
Synonyms of 'better'
Synonyms of 'brilliant'
Synonyms of 'celebrated'
Synonyms of 'certain'
Synonyms of 'choice'
Synonyms of 'concrete'
Synonyms of 'conspicuous'
Synonyms of 'crank'
Synonyms of 'cranky'
Synonyms of 'crotchety'
Synonyms of 'defective'
Synonyms of 'definite'
Synonyms of 'detailed'
Synonyms of 'determinate'
Synonyms of 'different'
Synonyms of 'distinct'
Synonyms of 'distinguished'
Synonyms of 'divergent'
Synonyms of 'Dotty'
Synonyms of 'eccentric'
Synonyms of 'egregious'
Synonyms of 'eminent'
Synonyms of 'enigmatic'
Synonyms of 'erratic'
Synonyms of 'esoteric'
Synonyms of 'especial'
Synonyms of 'estimable'
Synonyms of 'ethnocentric'
Synonyms of 'excellent'
Synonyms of 'exclusive'
Synonyms of 'express'
Synonyms of 'extraordinary'
Synonyms of 'extreme'
Synonyms of 'fabulous'
Synonyms of 'fantastic'
Synonyms of 'fascinating'
Synonyms of 'feeble-minded'
Synonyms of 'fey'
Synonyms of 'fine'
Synonyms of 'fixed'
Synonyms of 'flaky'
Synonyms of 'formidable'
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