Exceptional - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Exceptional.

RARE
SPECIAL
UNCOMMON
UNPARALLELED
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RARE
  1. not widely distributed; "rare herbs"; "rare patches of green in the desert"
  2. not widely known; especially valued for its uncommonness; "a rare word"; "rare books"
  3. (of meat) cooked a short time; still red inside; "rare roast beef"
  4. recurring only at long intervals; "a rare appearance"; "total eclipses are rare events"
  5. marked by an uncommon quality; especially superlative or extreme of its kind; "what is so rare as a day in June"-J.R.Lowell; "a rare skill"; "an uncommon sense of humor"; "she was kind to an uncommon degree"
  6. having low density; "rare gasses"; "lightheaded from the rarefied mountain air"
SPECIAL
  1. a television production that features a particular person or work or topic; "the last of a series of BBC specials on Iran is being shown tonight"
  2. a special offering (usually temporary and at a reduced price) that is featured in advertising; "they are having a special on pork chops"
  3. a dish or meal given prominence in e.g. a restaurant
  4. surpassing what is common or usual or expected; "he paid especial attention to her"; "exceptional kindness"; "a matter of particular and unusual importance"; "a special occasion"; "a special reason to confide in her"; "what's so special about the year 2000?"
  5. having a specific function or scope; "a special (or specific) role in the mission"
  6. unique or specific to a person or thing or category; "the particular demands of the job"; "has a particular preference for Chinese art"; "a peculiar bond of sympathy between them"; "an expression peculiar to Canadians"; "rights peculiar to the rich"; "the special features
UNCOMMON
  1. not common or ordinarily encountered; unusually great in amount or remarkable in character or kind; "uncommon birds"; "frost and floods are uncommon during these months"; "doing an uncommon amount of business"; "an uncommon liking for money"; "he owed his greatest debt to his mother's uncommon character and ability"
  2. marked by an uncommon quality; especially superlative or extreme of its kind; "what is so rare as a day in June"-J.R.Lowell; "a rare skill"; "an uncommon sense of humor"; "she was kind to an uncommon degree"
UNPARALLELED
  1. radically distinctive and without equal; "he is alone in the field of microbiology"; "this theory is altogether alone in its penetration of the problem"; "Bach was unique in his handling of counterpoint"; "craftsmen whose skill is unequaled"; "unparalleled athletic ability"; "a breakdown of law unparalleled in our history"
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