- I(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)adj. noteworthy, notable, extraordinary, striking, unusual, singular, uncommon. See unconformity, wonder.II(Roget's IV) modif. noticeable .III(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) a.outstanding, extraordinary, noteworthy, noticeable, unusual, exceptional, phenomenal, unique, striking, impressive, rare.ANT.: usual, ordinary, common, everydayIV(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Readily attracting notice: arresting, bold, conspicuous, eye-catching, marked, noticeable, observable, outstanding, pointed, prominent, pronounced, salient, signal, striking. Idiom: sticking out like a sore thumb. See SEE. 2. Far beyond what is usual, normal, or customary: exceptional, extraordinary, magnificent, outstanding, preeminent, rare, singular, towering, uncommon, unusual. Informal: standout. Slang: awesome, out of sight. See BETTER, USUAL.
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