odd, abnormal, anomalous, aberrant, atypical, portentous, freak, transcendent, extraordinaire, majestic, stupendous, peculiar, singular, preternatural, uncommon, colossal, olympian, special, extraordinary, uncustomary, phenomenal, exceptional, rare, unwonted, especial, unusual, particular, aberrated, prodigious, unique
exceeding (part of speech: verb)
excelling (part of speech: verb)
- When the Wazirs knew of Abu Tammam's death, they rejoiced with exceeding joy and knew that the king's sorrow arose from regret for him. - "Supplemental Nights, Volume 1", Richard F. Burton.
- It is hardly six months since I thought that I was almost exceeding my station in visiting at his house. - "Orley Farm", Anthony Trollope.
- Such is the peculiar power of women; and her mother, who had listened not only to every word, but to every tone of her voice, gave her exceeding credit. - "Orley Farm", Anthony Trollope.