Dutch English Dictionary

Nederlands, Vlaams - English

buitengewoon in English:

1. extraordinary

The more I think about it the more extraordinary it seems.
Two hundred fifty kilograms is an extraordinary weight even for a sumo wrestler.
extraordinary country page
Lotteria introduced an extraordinary "Tower Cheeseburger" which can be made by stacking up to 10 patties.
He lived a simple but extraordinary life and he became the leader of many
This extraordinary increase is explained by the speedy economic unification which took place during the same period.
The extraordinary session of the Diet will last four weeks.
It was an event that proved extraordinary.
Sam did not say anything controversial or extraordinary.
The definition of extraordinary is something or someone that is unusual, exceptional or remarkable.
These are people who don't really have superpowers but they are doing something extraordinary
This project will provide citizens with extraordinary access to information and culture.
The story of the survival of the plane crash passengers is extraordinary.
It was really an extraordinary landscape that was capable of supporting an extraordinary biodiversity.

English word "buitengewoon"(extraordinary) occurs in sets:

Unit 2 studyboxes 1 and 2
Finish Up 91~100 EN-NL

2. unusual

That's unusual.
Valencia is famous for its unusual architecture.
You don't have to come up with an unusual topic for your speech.
In the case of patient death during the course of medical treatment, even if there is medical error present, it is not automatically legally considered to be an "unusual death."
Innovation has something to do with the faculty to notice unusual phenomena.
That's an unusual hobby she's got, the transfer student. "She's cute so it's fine with me."
Some clarinetists use clarinets tuned to A instead of B flat in passages which would otherwise be written in unusual keys.
In an unusual move, this school's big band uses slide trumpets and valve trombones exclusively.
But in many ways, the bird called Alex is unusual, for it has shown the kind of mental abilities that scientists once thought only humans had.
Engagement gifts should always be unusual and special to honour the occasion.
creepiest, most unusual person I've ever met.
If something is unusual, it does not happen very often or you do not see it or hear it very often(2) If you describe someone as unusual, you think that they are interesting and different from other people
1. Everything here is so unusual. / 2. It is not so unusual.
The unusual architecture of Astana makes it look like a space-age city.
You cant find some really unusual things in this shop.

English word "buitengewoon"(unusual) occurs in sets:

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