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ex·cep·tion·al

 (ĭk-sĕp′shə-nəl)
adj.
1. Being an exception; uncommon: This town is exceptional for the region in having a high tax rate.
2. Well above average; extraordinary: an exceptional memory.
3. Deviating widely from a norm, as of physical or mental ability: special educational provisions for exceptional children.

ex·cep′tion·al′i·ty, ex·cep′tion·al·ness n.
ex·cep′tion·al·ly (-shə-năl′ĭ-tē) adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.exceptionally - to an exceptional degree; "it worked exceptionally well"

exceptionally

exceptionally

adverb
1. In a manner or to a degree that is unusual:
2. To a high degree:
Informal: awful.
Chiefly Regional: mighty.
Translations
بِصورةٍ إسْتِثْنائِيَّه
výjimečně
exceptionelt
poikkeuksellisesti
kivételesen
óvenjulega; sérstaklega
izjemno
görülmedik şekildeson derece

exceptionally

[ɪkˈsepʃənəlɪ] ADV [difficult, valuable, intelligent, high] → excepcionalmente, extraordinariamente; [good, large, easy, rare] → extraordinariamente
an exceptionally talented playerun jugador de un talento excepcional or extraordinario
exceptionally, in times of emergency we cande forma excepcional, en casos de urgencia podemos ...

exceptionally

[ɪkˈsɛpʃənəli] adv
(= extremely) → extrêmement, exceptionnellement
(= very occasionally) → exceptionnellement

exceptionally

adv
(= extraordinarily)außergewöhnlich, außerordentlich
(= unusually, as an exception)ausnahmsweise

exceptionally

[ɪkˈsɛpʃənlɪ] adveccezionalmente

except

(ikˈsept) preposition
leaving out; not including. They're all here except him; Your essay was good except that it was too long.
verb
to leave out or exclude.
exˈcepted adjective
all European countries, Denmark excepted (= except Denmark).
exˈcepting preposition
leaving out or excluding. Those cars are all reliable, excepting the old red one.
exˈception (-ʃən) noun
1. something or someone not included. They all work hard, without exception; With the exception of Jim we all went home early.
2. something not according to the rule. We normally eat nothing at lunchtime, but Sunday is an exception.
exˈceptional adjective
(negative unexceptional) unusual; remarkable. exceptional loyalty; His ability is exceptional.
exˈceptionally adverb
unusually. exceptionally stupid.
except for
1. apart from. We enjoyed the holiday except for the expense.
2. except. Except for John, they all arrived punctually.
take exception to/at
to object to. The old lady took exception to the rudeness of the children.
References in classic literature ?
Unless," objected the consul, "he is exceptionally shrewd.
Sometimes the best of the pupils, of whom Natasha, who was exceptionally graceful, was first, even danced the pas de chale, but at this last ball only the ecossaise, the anglaise, and the mazurka, which was just coming into fashion, were danced.
We know that Ernest Everhard was an exceptionally strong man, but not so exceptional as his wife thought him to be.
My health forbade me from venturing out unless the weather was exceptionally genial, and I had no friends who would call upon me and break the monotony of my daily existence.
On an exceptionally hot evening early in July a young man came out of the garret in which he lodged in S.
Earlier in the evening he had had a telephone conference with the Ancient Mariner, who had reported only progress with an exceptionally strong nibble that very day from a retired quack doctor.
And the doctor began scientifically explaining to the princess, as an exceptionally intelligent woman, the condition of the young princess, and concluded by insisting on the drinking of the waters, which were certainly harmless.
I had neither the simplicity nor the courage nor the self-possession to be a scoundrel, or an exceptionally able man.
Still, he carried himself with martial erectness, had his clothes scrupulously brushed, and his trousers tightly strapped; and on the Wednesday and Saturday afternoons, when he came to Tom, he was always inspired with gin and old memories, which gave him an exceptionally spirited air, as of a superannuated charger who hears the drum.
They were exceptionally large, some almost as big as hawks.
He would not say whether or not she had attached herself to the sound Low Church School of his father; but she would probably be open to conviction on that point; she was a regular church-goer of simple faith; honest-hearted, receptive, intelligent, graceful to a degree, chaste as a vestal, and, in personal appearance, exceptionally beautiful.
It was Madame Nilsson's first appearance that winter, and what the daily press had already learned to describe as "an exceptionally brilliant audience" had gathered to hear her, transported through the slippery, snowy streets in private broughams, in the spacious family landau, or in the humbler but more convenient "Brown coupe" To come to the Opera in a Brown coupe was almost as honourable a way of arriving as in one's own carriage; and departure by the same means had the immense advantage of enabling one