|an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
pestilence pes·ti·lence (pěs'tə-ləns)
A usually fatal epidemic disease, especially bubonic plague.
An epidemic of such a disease.