dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information


3 definitions found
 for remarkable
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Remarkable \Re*mark"a*ble\ (-?-b'l), a. [F. remarquable.]
     Worthy of being remarked or noticed; noticeable; conspicuous;
     hence, uncommon; extraordinary.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           'T is remarkable, that they
           Talk most who have the least to say.     --Prior.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           There is nothing left remarlable
           Beneath the visiting moon.               --Shak.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Syn: Observable; noticeable; extraordinary; unusual; rare;
          strange; wonderful; notable; eminent.
          [1913 Webster] -- Re*mark"a*ble*ness, n. --
          Re*mark"a*bly, adv.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  remarkable
      adj 1: unusual or striking; "a remarkable sight"; "such poise is
             singular in one so young" [syn: remarkable, singular]
      2: worthy of notice; "a noteworthy fact is that her students
         rarely complain"; "a remarkable achievement" [syn:
         noteworthy, remarkable]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  85 Moby Thesaurus words for "remarkable":
     appalling, arresting, astonishing, astounding, beguiling,
     bewildering, celebrated, conspicuous, curious, different,
     distinguished, egregious, eminent, enigmatic, esteemed, estimable,
     exceptional, extraordinary, fabulous, fantastic, fascinating,
     formidable, important, impressive, incomprehensible, inconceivable,
     incredible, indescribable, ineffable, legendary, marked, marvelous,
     memorable, miraculous, momentous, mythical, noble, notable,
     noteworthy, noticeable, odd, of mark, outlandish, outstanding,
     passing strange, peculiar, phenomenal, portentous, prestigious,
     prodigious, prominent, puzzling, rare, rememberable, reputable,
     salient, sensational, signal, significant, singular, special,
     strange, striking, stupefying, stupendous, superior, surprising,
     telling, unbelievable, uncommon, uncustomary, unexampled,
     unforgettable, unheard-of, unimaginable, unique, unordinary,
     unparalleled, unprecedented, unspeakable, unusual, unwonted,
     weighty, wonderful, wondrous
  
  

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229