Norwegian English Dictionary

Norsk - English

fremragende in English:

1. remarkable

She achieved remarkable results.
If it had not been for antibiotics, medicine would not have made such remarkable progress.
It’s quite a remarkable achievement that Giles got straight As in his A levels, don’t you think?
Moral and physical development are remarkable in the youth.
We can travel through time. And we do at the remarkable rate of one second per second.
In this paper they made the remarkable prediction that radiation (in the form of photons) from the very hot stages of the universe should still be around today.
The truly remarkable feature of sound production by birds is that the two sides of the syrinx can act independently.
People in such countries, especially the ASEAN countries, believe that the secret of Japan's remarkable economic growth is education.
Definition someone or something that is remarkable is unusual and impressive
Or you can take a step back and apply the general principles of the Bauhaus, ending up with a remarkable looking building, simply by using geometric shapes and unusual angles
The remarkable thing is not just how many people are coming, but who
This is a truly remarkable document, much better than the previous versions, and it constitutes a firm basis for all manner of reflections on the future of cohesion within Europe.
Worthy of attention; striking. A remarkable coincidence.
Could you recommend a remarkable book?

English word "fremragende"(remarkable) occurs in sets:

300 most important Norwegian adjectives 201 - 225

2. outstanding

outstanding teachers
Can you tell us what quality that you possess is the most outstanding?
Many people argue that they are unpleasant eyesores which damage the enjoyment of areas of outstanding natural beauty.
We have asked you repeatedly to settle your outstanding account for the invoice No.1111.
He made himself immortal with a number of outstanding books about education.
On the practical side, the application of Emmet's theory has produced several outstanding designs.
If you are having temporary financial problems and it is the cause of your outstanding account, let us know about it.
Because of Linda's outstanding grades last semester, I have arranged for her to visit Europe.
West Lothian Council is taking Livingston Football Club to court in a bid to recover outstanding debts.
a job or action that is outstanding hasn't been completed yet or dealt with
He was given an award for his outstanding achievements in the field of scientific research.
Sarah is an outstanding student. She held the highest grade point average at the end of the last semester.
The next instant I saw it was leaning an inch or two more than usual, and all the skies with their outstanding stars seemed to be leaning with it.
I wish to thank my colleague Karl-Heinz Florenz for his outstanding work and his constant devotion to this issue.
A quotation from Book VII of the Aeneid regarding the merits of outstanding citizens runs along the top of the walls around the room.