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.]
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extraordinaire

(ɛksˌtrɔːdɪˈnɛə)
adj
(coming after a noun) literary jocular outstanding
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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"
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Translations

extraordinaire

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

adjunvergleichlich; George Kuchar, film maker extraordinaireGeorge Kuchar, der unvergleichliche Filmemacher
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Graphic novelist extraordinaire James Sturm returns with this quiet but turbulent story of a marriage in decay, played out against the backdrop of the 2016 US presidential election and its aftermath.
The gin extraordinaire -- Dr Adam Silas Brian 'FiFi' Wolfryck Templeton -- left Hendrick's Gin Palace in Girvan, South Ayrshire just before 5am on Friday morning as he set out to share his 'case of curiosities' with curious gin tasters and explorers at The Botanist bars nationwide.
Au moment ou les allies de Mouad Bouchareb s'activent pour tenir un congres extraordinaire, les contestataires diriges par Bouhadja et Boumehdi s'agitent pour les ecarter de la direction provisoire.
Les deputes et les conseillers de l'Hemicycle interrompront leurs vacances d'entre les deux sessions, d'automne et du printemps, pour tenir une session extraordinaire.

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