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  Words related to Superior

Related / Similar Words: superscript, superior, Lake Superior, higher-up, superordinate, victor, master, ranking(a), higher-ranking

 

Definition:
  • a character or symbol set or printed or written above and immediately to one side of another character;
  • a town in northwest Wisconsin on Lake Superior across from Duluth;
  • the largest freshwater lake in the world; the deepest of the Great Lakes;
  • the head of a religious community;
  • one of greater rank or station or quality;
  • a combatant who is able to defeat rivals;
  • (sometimes followed by `to'') not subject to or influenced by; "overcome by a superior opponent"; "trust magnates who felt themselves superior to law";
  • having a higher rank; "superior officer";
  • of or characteristic of high rank or importance; "a superior officer";
  • of high or superior quality or performance; "superior wisdom derived from experience"; "superior math students";
  • having an orbit farther from the sun than the Earth''s orbit; "Mars and Jupiter are the closest in of the superior planets";
  • written or printed above and to one side of another character;

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    See Also: dominant, high, best

     

    Hyponyms: better, abbess, mother superior, prioress, abbot, archimandrite, prior, god, supervisor, conqueror, vanquisher

     

    Attributes: quality, caliber, calibre

     

    Part Meronyms: Wisconsin, Badger State, WI, Great Lakes

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 優越   Dutch: superieur  
    Finnish: ylempi   French: supérieur  
    German: höher   Greek: ανώτερος  
    Hungarian: kiváló   Italian: superiore  
    Japanese: 勝れた   Korean: 우수한  
    Norwegian: overlegen   Portuguese: superior  
    Russian: высший   Spanish: superior  
    Swedish: överlägsen  
     
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