Meaning of EXCEPTIONAL in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ ɪksepʃən(ə)l ]
You use exceptional to describe someone or something that has a particular quality, usually a good quality, to an unusually high degree.
...children with exceptional ability...
His translation is exceptional in its poetic quality.
ADJ [ approval ]
He’s an exceptionally talented dancer...
ADV : ADV adj / adv
Exceptional situations and incidents are unusual and only likely to happen very infrequently. ( FORMAL )
School governors have the discretion to allow parents to withdraw pupils in exceptional circumstances.
Exceptionally, in times of emergency, we may send a team of experts...
ADV : ADV with cl
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006