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Worthy of attention; striking.‘a remarkable coincidence’
extraordinary, exceptional, amazing, astonishing, astounding, marvellous, wonderful, sensational, stunning, incredible, unbelievable, miraculous, phenomenal, prodigiousView synonyms
- ‘Her achievements are even more remarkable for the fact that she only embarked on a university education in her fifties.’
- ‘But in another respect I found the results quite remarkable.’
- ‘You can't deny that it's a remarkable coincidence, the way things worked out.’
- ‘As a couple of you have pointed out, it's a remarkable coincidence.’
- ‘The figures say everything about the most remarkable bowling feat in cricket's history.’
- ‘I did indeed see the remarkable resemblance, the fusion of nature and art.’
- ‘Initially, there seems to be nothing remarkable about a group of investment bankers being mentors.’
- ‘When you look at it like that, it's a truly remarkable feat.’
- ‘Bradley recounts one remarkable story of a naval aviator who was shot down.’
- ‘One of the big surprises of the global economy is Japan's remarkable turnaround.’
- ‘Things came to a head within a week, which is quite remarkable by theatre standards.’
- ‘One of the most remarkable achievements of capitalism is the drop in infant mortality.’
- ‘The remarkable similarities between these deposits indicate that they were formed by identical processes.’
- ‘Emily only became a senior grade four days before the competition which makes her result even more remarkable.’
- ‘I have to say I find that fact as remarkable as it is humbling.’
- ‘One of the most remarkable achievements of modern industrial capitalism is the increase in life expectancy.’
- ‘In the end, however, Tom made a remarkable comeback by defeating Michael.’
- ‘The government's education policies must be working, as the value added seems remarkable.’
- ‘And it will bear a remarkable similarity to his father's and grandfather's.’
- ‘I love all the little things the company did to make the product remarkable.’
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