Remarkable
Remarkable Re*mark"a*ble (-?-b'l), a. [F. remarquable.] Worthy of being remarked or noticed; noticeable; conspicuous; hence, uncommon; extraordinary. [1913 Webster]

'T is remarkable, that they Talk most who have the least to say. --Prior. [1913 Webster]

There is nothing left remarlable Beneath the visiting moon. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Observable; noticeable; extraordinary; unusual; rare; strange; wonderful; notable; eminent. [1913 Webster] -- {Re*mark"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Re*mark"a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]


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