exceeding, surpassing, better, portentous, prodigious, usual, out of sight, stupendous, majestic, awesome, towering, transcendent, olympian, colossal, especial, preeminent, magnificent, standout, special, particular
exceptional (part of speech: adjective)
qualified (part of speech: adjective)
unusual (part of speech: adjective)
nonconforming (part of speech: adjective)
freakish, quirky, curious, idiosyncratic, uncustomary, bizarre, unusual, different, incongruous, inconsistent, unconventional, funny, aberrant, un-ordinary, odd, divergent, off, crosspatch, crazy, misfit, deviant, outlandish, atypical, oddball, singular, novel, fey, uncommon, deranged, oddity, queer, incompatible, anomalous, improper, mismatch, strange, eccentric, nonconforming, out of the ordinary, untypical, erratic, unique, extraordinary, abnormal, peculiar, irregular, unfamiliar
- In fact, at the end of the first week she wrote and asked me for the groups of exceptions, and, beginning with the smallest group, which is most exceptional, in a few weeks they could all read. - "Education in The Home, The Kindergarten, and The Primary School", Elizabeth P. Peabody.
- These are exceptional terms in consideration of any risk that you may run. - "The Firm of Girdlestone", Arthur Conan Doyle.
- Sometimes in the case of an exceptional couple, well suited to each other, they really are charming, and then it is the most beautiful marriage conceivable- two young things, starting off hand in hand on lifeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ s journey, brave- hearted, loving, full of high hopes. - "Modern marriage and how to bear it", Maud Churton Braby.