extraordinaire


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ex·tra·or·di·naire

 (ĕk′strə-ôr′dn-âr′, -dē-nâr′)
adj.
Extraordinary: a jazz singer extraordinaire.

[French, from Old French, from Latin extraōrdinārius; see extraordinary.]

extraordinaire

(ɛksˌtrɔːdɪˈnɛə)
adj
(coming after a noun) literary jocular outstanding
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.extraordinaire - extraordinary in a particular capacity; "a woodworker extraordinaire"; "a self-starter extraordinaire"
extraordinary - beyond what is ordinary or usual; highly unusual or exceptional or remarkable; "extraordinary authority"; "an extraordinary achievement"; "her extraordinary beauty"; "enjoyed extraordinary popularity"; "an extraordinary capacity for work"; "an extraordinary session of the legislature"
Translations

extraordinaire

[eksˌtrɔːdɪˈnɛəʳ] ADJ (after n) → sin igual
he's a film-maker extraordinairees un cineasta como no hay otro igual

extraordinaire

adjunvergleichlich; George Kuchar, film maker extraordinaireGeorge Kuchar, der unvergleichliche Filmemacher
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