a lavishly produced performance
"they put on a Christmas spectacular"
dramatic, spectacular, striking(adj)
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"
characteristic of spectacles or drama
"spectacular dives from the cliff"
outstanding, prominent, salient, spectacular, striking(adj)
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 traits"; "a spectacular rise in prices"; "a striking thing about Picadilly Circus is the statue of Eros in the center"; "a striking resemblance between parent and child"
A spectacular display.
Amazing or worthy of special notice
The parachutists were spectacular.
Related to, or having the character of, a spectacle or entertainment
the merely spectacular
Origin: From + -ar
of or pertaining to a shows; of the nature of a show
adapted to excite wonder and admiration by a display of pomp or of scenic effects; as, a spectacular celebration of some event; a spectacular play
pertaining to spectacles, or glasses for the eyes
"Spectacular" is the opening track to the album Happiness in Magazines by British singer-songwriter Graham Coxon. It was released as the third single from that album in 2004 and peaked at number 32 on the UK Singles Chart.
Song lyrics by spectacular -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by spectacular on the Lyrics.com website.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'spectacular' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4519
Rank popularity for the word 'spectacular' in Adjectives Frequency: #617
The numerical value of spectacular in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of spectacular in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It will really be a spectacular moment.
They are both spectacular, life and death.
The long-term outlook for Swift is spectacular.
If all else fails, immortality can always be assured by spectacular error.
It is a victory for Cuba because it was achieved without conceding basic principles, for Obama, I think it's a spectacular step. ... All countries should change this irrational policy.
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Translations for spectacular
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- espectacularCatalan, Valencian
- 壮観, 壮大, 華華しいJapanese
- spectaculos, spectacular, de spectacolRomanian
- эффектный, увлекательный, захватывающий, зрелищный, яркий, импозантныйRussian
- ngoạn mục, đẹp mắtVietnamese
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