Simple Definition of sensational
: causing very great excitement or interest with shocking details
: very excellent or great
: very attractive
Full Definition of sensational
Examples of sensational
She looked sensational in her new dress.
<the sensational news story caused a stir, but after a few days everyone forgot about it>
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