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phenomenon
as in:  She is a phenomenon.


It’s a surprise phenomenon at the box office.
  someone or something considered extraordinary
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Notes:
"Phenomenons" and "phenomena" are both appropriate plural forms of this noun. "Phenomena" should be used in scientific or philosophical contexts.  "Phenomenons" is only appropriate outside of those contexts.
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  • It’s a surprise phenomenon at the box office.
  • She is a new phenomenon in tennis.
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Associated words [difficulty]:   phenomenon [2]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Human Behavior, Philosophy, Science
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