Remarkable and Surprising


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Remarkable adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Surprising is a synonym for remarkable in extraordinary topic. In some cases you can use "Surprising" instead an adjective "Remarkable", when it comes to topics like wonderful, strange, phenomenal, out of the ordinary. popular alternative
Nearby Words: remark, remarkably, remarked, remarking
Synonyms for Remarkable


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Surprising adjective – Causing a strong emotional reaction because of unexpectedness.
Usage example: the surprising news that they were going to have a baby had them rushing to buy nursery furniture

Remarkable is a synonym for surprising in wonderful topic. You can use "Remarkable" instead an adjective "Surprising", if it concerns topics such as astonishing, unexpected, amazing, strange. popular alternative
Nearby Words: surprise, surprisingly, surprised, surprizing
Synonyms for Surprising

Things that words describes

ability remarkable ability surprising ability
knack remarkable knack surprising knack
tendency remarkable tendency surprising tendency
strength remarkable strength surprising strength
Other nouns: depth, people, ease, lack, accuracy, resemblance, knowledge, amount, number, degree, case, example, level, frequency, restraint, considering, insight, nothing, results, exception, places, skills.

Both words in one sentence

  • As You Know The performance of electronic computers has shown remarkable and steady growth over the past 60 years, a finding that is not surprising to anyone with even a passing familiarity with computing technology.
    Source: As You Know
  • Wicked Cultured Perturabo, in Angel Exterminatus, proves to have a surprising amount of classical education and a remarkable gift for designing beautiful architecture, given that his Legion's combat specialisation is to sit in a muddy trench hurling bombs at buildings.
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