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  Words related to superlative

Related / Similar Words: acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, top, greatest, sterling(a)

 

Definition:
  • the superlative form of an adjective; "`best'' is the superlative form of `good''";
  • an exaggerated expression (usually of praise); "the critics lavished superlatives on it";
  • the highest level or degree attainable; "his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty"; "the artist''s gifts are at their acme"; "at the height of her career"; "the peak of perfection"; "summer was at its peak"; "...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of;
  • highest in quality;

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    Derivational Morphology: lead, top, exceed, transcend, overstep, pass, go past, peak, promote, upgrade, advance, kick upstairs, raise, elevate, lift

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese:   Croatian: superlativ  
    Danish: superlativ   Dutch: overtreffende trap  
    Finnish: superlatiivi   French: superlatif  
    German: Superlativ   Greek: υπερθετικός  
    Icelandic: efsta stig   Italian: superlativo  
    Japanese: 最上級   Novial: superlative  
    Polish: stopień najwyższy   Portuguese: superlativo  
    Russian: превосходный   Slovene: presežnik  
    Spanish: superlativo   Swedish: superlativ  
     
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