Part of speech:
Worthy of remark or notice
Worthy of note or notice; remarkable:
(Archaic) Flaming; blazing
Staring in a fierce, angry manner
Having high social rank or influence; prominent:
(Linguistics) Of or relating to that member of a pair of words or forms that explicitly denotes a particular subset of the meanings denoted by the other member of the pair. For example, of the two words lion and lioness, lion is unmarked for gender (it can denote either a male or female) whereas lioness is marked, since it denotes only females.
(no comparative or superlative) That moves or move.
Worthy of notice; significant:
Easily perceived or understood; apparent.
A fluctuating quantity or impulse whose variations represent information. The amplitude or frequency of voltage, current, electric field strength, light, and sound can be varied as signals representing information.
That springs or spring.
Attracting attention; interesting; striking
Requiring or exhibiting courage or daring:
A measurable property of a physical system, such as mass or momentum. In quantum mechanics, observables correspond to mathematical operators used in the calculation of measurable quantities. Operators that do not commute , having a nonzero commutator , correspond to observables that cannot be precisely measured at the same time, such as momentum and position.
Noticeable or conspicuous:
Clearly evident or conspicuous; marked:
Of or like a spectacle, or show
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