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as in:  She is a phenomenon.

It’s a surprise phenomenon at the box office.
  someone or something considered extraordinary
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phenomenon phenomena phenomenons
"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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