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(adj.sat, noun, adj.)


There are 7 meanings of the word Exceptional.

How to pronounce exceptional:


Exceptional - as an adjective satellite

Far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree

Example: "A night of exceeding darkness"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Surpassing what is common or usual or expected

Example: "He paid especial attention to her"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Deviating widely from a norm of physical or mental ability; used especially of children below normal in intelligence

Example: "Special educational provisions for exceptional children"

Exceptional - as a noun

An exception, or something having an exceptional value

Exceptional - as an adjective

Forming an exception; not ordinary; uncommon; rare.

Example: "What an exceptional flower!"

Better than the average; superior due to exception or rarity.

Example: "The quality of the beer was exceptional."

Corresponding to something of lower dimension under a birational correspondence.

Example: "An exceptional curve; an exceptional divisor"

Example Sentences

"She is an exceptional student, always earning top grades in every subject."
"The restaurant is known for its exceptional service and delicious food."
"The athlete displayed exceptional skills and won the gold medal."
"The company offers exceptional benefits to its employees."
"His exceptional talent in painting was recognized by art critics."
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Word Game Points

Is EXCEPTIONAL a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, exceptional is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

EXCEPTIONAL has a SCRABBLE points total of 22.

Is EXCEPTIONAL a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, exceptional is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
EXCEPTIONAL has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 26.

Is EXCEPTIONAL a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, exceptional is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
EXCEPTIONAL has a WORDFEUD points total of 20.

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