phenomenal

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

phenomenon +‎ -al

AdjectiveEdit

phenomenal (comparative more phenomenal, superlative most phenomenal)

  1. (colloquial) Very remarkable; highly extraordinary; amazing.
  2. (sciences) Perceptible by the senses through immediate experience.
  3. (philosophy) Of or pertaining to the appearance of the world, as opposed to the ultimate nature of the world as it is in itself.

SynonymsEdit

  • (very remarkable): awesome (slang)

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • phenomenal” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).
Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 01:53