Rare and Striking


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Rare adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Usage example: even among the prize-winning roses, this one is a rare beauty

Striking and rare are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Striking" instead an adjective "Rare".
Nearby Words: rarity, rarely, rareness
Synonyms for Rare


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Striking adjective – Likely to attract attention.
Rare and striking are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Rare" instead an adjective "Striking".
Nearby Words: strike, strikingly, striker, striked
Synonyms for Striking

Things that words describes

power rare power striking power
combination rare combination striking combination
appearance rare appearance striking appearance
moment rare moment striking moment
Other nouns: case, use, example, instance, examples, moments.

Both words in one sentence

  • Teens Are Short Seeing him framed next to Aunt Mel on the rare occasions she doesn't wear heels is rather striking.
  • Webcomic / Teahouse Linneus has unique, electric-baby-blue eyes, which are quite striking, but rare in real life.
  • Series / Better Off Ted Lack of Empathy: Veronica, generally Played for Laughs but means that the rare occasion in which she lets her guard down (learning her father is dying; dating a colleague out of guilt) is much more striking.
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