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Synonyms for spectacular
spɛkˈtæk yə lərspec·tac·u·lar

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  1. spectacularadjective

    a lavishly produced performance

    "they put on a Christmas spectacular"

    undramatic, inconspicuous, invisible, unimpressive

  2. dramatic, spectacular, strikingadjective

    sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect

    "a dramatic sunset"; "a dramatic pause"; "a spectacular display of northern lights"; "it was a spectacular play"; "his striking good looks always created a sensation"

    salient, outstanding, dramatic, prominent, striking

    unimpressive, inconspicuous, undramatic, invisible

  3. spectacularadjective

    characteristic of spectacles or drama

    "spectacular dives from the cliff"

    salient, prominent, outstanding, dramatic, striking

    inconspicuous, undramatic, unimpressive, invisible

  4. outstanding, prominent, salient, spectacular, strikingadjective

    having a quality that thrusts itself into attention

    "an outstanding fact of our time is that nations poisoned by anti semitism proved less fortunate in regard to their own freedom"; "a new theory is the most prominent feature of the book"; "salient traits"; "a spectacular rise in prices"; "a striking thing about Picadilly Circus is the statue of Eros in the center"; "a striking resemblance between parent and child"

    salient(ip), large, striking, prominent, owing(p), dramatic, great, salient, outstanding, undischarged, big

    unimpressive, undramatic, inconspicuous, invisible

Editors Contribution

  1. breathtaking

    Submitted by acronimous on May 4, 2014  


  1. List of known nicknames for "Spectacular":

    Yella Boy, Blue Smith

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  1. Mike Strobel:

    Not spectacular, but not miserable, either.

  2. Darren Cahill:

    I think it's healthier than it's ever been, you've got so many different personalities, so many different nationalities represented. So many great players, the level of the top 10 players is incredibly close but a spectacular level.

  3. Jim Furyk:

    To have weather like this now it's supposed to be like this all week it is absolutely incredible, it's already one of the most beautiful places I've been to and then to have weather like this, it's just spectacular.

  4. Ryan Cummings:

    They've executed attacks on hotels before, but none at the level of sophistication or as spectacular as have been in recent months.

  5. Mike Hollman:

    The mountain is spectacular to photograph and is always different each visit.

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