Synonyms of special in English:

special


See definition of special

adjective

1‘they always make a special effort at Christmas’

SYNONYMS

exceptional, particular, extra special, unusual, marked, singular, uncommon, notable, noteworthy, remarkable, outstanding, unique

British informal spesh

ANTONYMS

ordinary

2‘we want to preserve our town's special character’

SYNONYMS

distinctive, distinct, individual, particular, specific, certain, peculiar, definite, express, precise

ANTONYMS

general

3‘a special occasion’

SYNONYMS

momentous, significant, memorable, of moment, signal, important, historic, festive, gala, red-letter

4‘this is a special tool used for recutting washer seats on taps’

SYNONYMS

specific, particular, purpose-built, tailor-made, custom-built