Exceptional and Famous


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Exceptional adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Famous and exceptional are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Famous" instead an adjective "Exceptional".
Nearby Words: exception, exceptionally, exceptionable, exceptionality, exceptive
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Famous adjective – Widely known.
Usage example: a book about some of the most famous people of the last century

Exceptional and famous are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Exceptional" instead an adjective "Famous".
Nearby Words: fame, famously, famed, famousness
Synonyms for Famous

Things that words describes

person exceptional person famous person
character exceptional character famous character
work exceptional work famous work
hero exceptional hero famous hero
Other nouns: people, member, piece, case, example, shot, singer, works, player, stories, cases, artists.

Both words in one sentence

  • Kung-Fu Kid No Real Life examples unless this kid is considered particularly exceptional and famous in the martial arts world.
    Source: Kung-Fu Kid
  • Recognising the exceptional beauty of Teddy's soprano voice, he arranges for Teddy to attend a famous London choir school.
  • Music / Mitch Benn Exceptional examples include "Five One" (about the famous World Cup qualifying game), in which he imitates the accents of several English players and the Germans as a whole.
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