December 31, 2017
Learner's Word of the Day
sensational /sɛnˈseɪʃənl̟/ adjective
sensational
/sɛnˈseɪʃənl̟/
adjective
The guests are having a sensational time at the party.
The guests are having a sensational time at the party.
Learner's definition of SENSATIONAL

[more sensational; most sensational]

1 : causing very great excitement or interest with shocking details

  • a particularly sensational trial/crime

  • sensational headlines

  • sensational news stories

2 : very excellent or great

  • a sensational performance/idea

  • a sensational (new) talent

3 informal : very attractive

  • She looked sensational in her new dress.

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