extraordinariness extraordinariness

Definition(s):

  • (n) the quality of being extraordinary and not commonly encountered

Usage(s):

  1. The story of Sonia Gandhi, 61, is remarkable at every level, and the fairy-tale metaphor barely begins to scratch the surface of its extraordinariness.
  2. We women have never really rejoiced about the elegance, the subtleties and the extraordinariness of our being.
  3. The paradox of this great country is that because these individuals are 'black' much of what is called 'white America' fails to recognize the extraordinariness of these lives.

Quotes

  • "What's so wonderful about Chen's achievement is not its extraordinariness but that it is so simple and matter-of-fact in its generosity," award-winning Taiwanese director Ang Lee wrote for Time.
    on Apr 30, 2010 By: Ang Lee Source: AsiaOne

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