[ ri-mahr-kuh-buhl ]
/ rɪˈmɑr kə bəl /


notably or conspicuously unusual; extraordinary: a remarkable change.
worthy of notice or attention.


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Origin of remarkable

From the French word remarquable, dating back to 1595–1605. See remark, -able

ANTONYMS FOR remarkable

OTHER WORDS FROM remarkable Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for remarkableness

  • As I soon came to know, it was the latter—which, in such a woman, increased the remarkableness.

  • He was enraged that anyone dared to despair instead of thinking admiringly about his remarkableness.

    The Forgotten Planet|Murray Leinster

British Dictionary definitions for remarkableness

/ (rɪˈmɑːkəbəl) /


worthy of note or attentiona remarkable achievement
unusual, striking, or extraordinarya remarkable sight

Derived forms of remarkable

remarkableness or remarkability, nounremarkably, adverb
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