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"spectacular" in British English

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spectacularadjective

uk   /spekˈtæk.jə.lər/  us   /spekˈtæk.jə.lɚ/
B1 very exciting to look at: a spectacular view He scored a spectacular goal in the second half. There was a spectacular sunset last night.
B1 especially great: We've had spectacular success with the product.

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spectacularnoun [C]

uk   /spekˈtæk.jə.lər/  us   /spekˈtæk.jə.lɚ/
an event or performance that is very exciting to watch and involves a lot of people
(Definition of spectacular from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"spectacular" in American English

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spectacularadjective

 us   /spekˈtæk·jə·lər/
exciting and interesting because of being large or extreme: a spectacular sunset The scenery is spectacular. He scored a spectacular touchdown. The raffle was a spectacular success.

spectacularnoun [C]

 us   /spekˈtæk·jə·lər/
a large, exciting event, show, or performance: a television spectacular
(Definition of spectacular from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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