UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪkˈstrɔːrdənri/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪkˈstrɔrdənˌɛri, ˌɛkstrəˈɔr-/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(ik strôrdn er′ē, ek′strə ôr-)

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Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. is an extraordinary [woman, doctor, teacher, artist]
  2. is extraordinary in her ability to
  3. it is extraordinary to me that
  4. only under extraordinary circumstances
  5. (but) these are extraordinary circumstances!
  6. had an extraordinary time [with you, on vacation]
  7. [lived, had] an extraordinary life
  8. [achieved, obtained] extraordinary results
  9. [her courage, his determination] is extraordinary
  10. that is extraordinary!
  11. that is an extraordinary [skill, talent]
  12. what an extraordinary story!
  13. was an extraordinary [goal, performance, comeback, game]!
  14. I just [saw, heard] the most extraordinary thing!
  15. that is the most extraordinary thing I have ever [seen]
  16. something extraordinary has just happened!
  17. the most extraordinary thing just happened to me (today)!
  18. extraordinary things (can) happen when
  19. went to extraordinary lengths [to, in order to]
  20. [took, implemented, enforced] extraordinary measures
  21. (the board) [held, had] an extraordinary meeting
  22. an extraordinary [amount, number] of
  23. an extraordinary [turn, series, sequence] of events
  24. an act of extraordinary [kindness, heroism, sacrifice]
  25. a man of extraordinary [courage, bravery, talents]
  26. is extraordinary, to say the least
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