Extraordinary vs Exessive - What's the difference?

extraordinary | exessive |


As adjectives the difference between extraordinary and exessive

is that extraordinary is not ordinary; exceptional; unusual; while exessive is (grammar) of, or relating to the grammatical case that in some languages indicates the transition away from a state.

As a noun exessive is

(grammar) the exessive case, or a word in that case.

extraordinary

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Not ordinary; exceptional; unusual;
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  • Remarkably good.
  • Usage notes

    * Can be said of all kinds of objects including people, events, things, and terms. * The pronunciation "extrordinary" is often preferred so as to avoid confusion with "extra ordinary", which would be defined as "more ordinary than usual".

    Synonyms

    *

    Antonyms

    * everyday, normal, ordinary, regular, usual

    Derived terms

    * extraordinary optical transmission * extraordinary professor * extraordinary rendition

    exessive

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (grammar) Of, or relating to the grammatical case that in some languages indicates the transition away from a state.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (grammar) The exessive case, or a word in that case.