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Synonyms for sensational
sɛnˈseɪ ʃə nl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sensational(adj)

    causing intense interest, curiosity, or emotion

    Synonyms:
    stunning, sensory, arresting

    Antonyms:
    unimpressive, unsensational

  2. arresting, sensational, stunning(adj)

    commanding attention

    "an arresting drawing of people turning into animals"; "a sensational concert--one never to be forgotten"; "a stunning performance"

    Synonyms:
    stunning, sensory, arresting

    Antonyms:
    unsensational, unimpressive

  3. sensational, sensory(adj)

    relating to or concerned in sensation

    "the sensory cortex"; "sensory organs"

    Synonyms:
    sensory(a), sensorial, arresting, receptive, sensory, stunning, centripetal

    Antonyms:
    unsensational, unimpressive

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sensational(a)

    Synonyms:
    melodramatic, emotional, exciting, thrilling

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    tabloid, sensationalist, stunning, startling

How to pronounce sensational?

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How to use sensational in a sentence?

  1. Kurt Straif:

    There are stakeholders on various sides that want to make it look ridiculous, there are activist groups who want to say, 'This is now an IARC carcinogen and we need to take all actions against it'. And then there is a third dimension – the media, who have their own interests in being sensational.

  2. Unheralded American Troy Merritt:

    I was hitting the ball just fine all day and then I tugged a six-iron and watched it sail into the water and make a sensational splash, i felt good over the putts and I hit some good ones that did n’t go in. It was pretty stress free for the most part.

  3. Michael R. Baer:

    Perhaps each life has one sensational thought, if acted upon will bring great meaning.

  4. Representative Jason Chaffetz:

    Marco Rubio is not going to embarrass us ... He's not as sensational in his comments as the others, but there's a good quality to that, and I think that's also something you look for in a president.

  5. Oscar Wilde:

    I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.


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