Synonyms for sensational

Synonyms for (adjective) sensational

Synonyms: arresting, stunning, sensational

Definition: commanding attention

Usage: an arresting drawing of people turning into animals; a sensational concert--one never to be forgotten; a stunning performance

Similar words: impressive

Definition: making a strong or vivid impression

Usage: an impressive ceremony


Synonyms: sensational

Definition: causing intense interest, curiosity, or emotion

Similar words: shocking, lurid

Definition: glaringly vivid and graphic; marked by sensationalism

Usage: lurid details of the accident


Similar words: sensationalistic, scandalmongering, yellow

Definition: typical of tabloids

Usage: sensational journalistic reportage of the scandal; yellow press


Similar words: screaming

Definition: resembling a scream in effect

Usage: screaming headlines; screaming colors and designs