Atypical and Exceptional


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Atypical adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Usage example: the postal service delivered the package with atypical speed

Exceptional is a synonym for atypical in unusual topic. In some cases you can use "Exceptional" instead an adjective "Atypical", when it comes to topics like nonconforming.
Synonyms for Atypical


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Exceptional adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Usage example: an exceptional amount of snow fell in March

Atypical is a synonym for exceptional in unusual topic. You can use "Atypical" instead an adjective "Exceptional", if it concerns topics such as irregular.
Nearby Words: exception, exceptionally, exceptionable, exceptionality, exceptive
Synonyms for Exceptional

Things that words describes

sense atypical sense exceptional sense
character atypical character exceptional character
hero atypical hero exceptional hero
member atypical member exceptional member
Other nouns: amount, case, example, circumstances, works, individuals, members.
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