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adjective remarkable pronunciation in British English /rɪˈmɑː(r)kəb(ə)l/
  1. unusual in a way that surprises or impresses you

    The play has been a remarkable success.

    Her mother made a remarkable recovery.

    remarkable that:

    It’s remarkable that no one has complained about this system before.

    remarkable about:

    There’s nothing particularly remarkable about the film.

    remarkable for:

    The standard of craftsmanship is remarkable for bronze work of this date.


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