Definition of remarkable in English:

remarkable

Line breaks: re¦mark|able
Pronunciation: /rɪˈmɑːkəb(ə)l
 
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adjective

Derivatives

remarkableness

noun
More example sentences
  • That was part of his importance and remarkableness.
  • The remarkableness of this accomplishment was that Smith also gentled these horses with a broken foot in a cast.
  • I think the practical element of his take on remarkableness makes this far more useful than the vague pronouncements of a self-proclaimed guru.

remarkably

adverb
[sentence adverb]: remarkably, I finished ahead of schedule [as submodifier]: they got on remarkably well
More example sentences
  • The rest of the cast supports these two outstanding performances remarkably.
  • I turned up to meet a group of very serious and remarkably fluent young people.
  • It's a remarkably unusual effort, but even more so for a first-time director.

Origin

early 17th century: from French remarquable, from remarquer 'take note of' (see remark).

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