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SPECTACULAR

1. [n] a lavishly produced performance; "they put on a Christmas spectacular"

2. [s] 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 trait

3. [s] of the nature of spectacle or drama; "spectacular dives from the cliff"

4. [s] 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"

similar words

1. [a] conspicuous

2. [a] obvious

3. [a] dramatic

4. [a] impressive

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