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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sen·sa·tion·al /-ʃnəl, ʃənḷ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sen·sa·tion·al a.
 1. Of or pertaining to sensation; as, sensational nerves.
 2. Of or pertaining to sensationalism, or the doctrine that sensation is the sole origin of knowledge.
 3. Suited or intended to excite temporarily great interest or emotion; melodramatic; emotional; as, sensational plays or novels; sensational preaching; sensational journalism; a sensational report.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: causing intense interest, curiosity, or emotion [ant: unsensational]
      2: commanding attention; "an arresting drawing of people
         turning into animals"; "a sensational concert--one never
         to be forgotten"; "a stunning performance" [syn: arresting,
      3: relating to or concerned in sensation; "the sensory cortex";
         "sensory organs" [syn: sensory]