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The meaning of Superior


Superior – definition


Having or showing an overly high opinion of oneself; conceited.

Usage examples:

That girl was frightfully superior

(of a letter, figure, or symbol) written or printed above the line.


Further above or out; higher in position.

Usage examples:

The upper horns (or superior cornua) meet the back of the hyoid bone, while the inferior cornua are…

A person superior to another in rank or status, especially a colleague in a higher position.

Usage examples:

Obeying their superiors' orders

A superior letter, figure, or symbol.


Better than average, or better than others of the same type

Usage examples:

They were clearly the superior team., some people think acoustic recordings are superior to digital…

Better in quality than other things of a similar type

Usage examples:

We pride ourselves on having achieved a corporate culture of superior performance., superior produc…

Superior translation into English

Superior: translate from English into Chinese

Translate superior into Chinese (Simplified)}
优越的, 优越, 优良, 优, 上, 优势, 上司, 优胜, 长者, 优美, 棒, 疆

Superior: translate from English into Dutch

Translate superior into Dutch}
Superieur, Beter, Meerdere, Opperste, Arrogant, Hooghartig, Prevalent

Superior: translate from English into French

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Superior: translate from English into German

Translate superior into German}
Vorgesetzter, Überlegen, Besser, Höher, Vorgesetzte, Hervorragend, Überlegene, Erhaben, Ausgezeichnet, Souverän, Überragend, Hoch, Übermächtig, Vorgesetzt, Überheblich, Großartig

Superior: translate from English into Hindi

Translate superior into Hindi}
बेहतर, वरिष्ठ, उच्च, श्रेष्ठतर, प्रधान, सरदार, मुखिया, उच्चतर

Superior: translate from English into Italian

Translate superior into Italian}
Superiore, Maggiore

Superior: translate from English into Korean

Translate superior into Korean}
우수한, 훌륭한, 우세한, 뛰어난 사람, 어깨 글자, 오만한, 상수, 초월한, 어깨 숫자, 거만한, 씨방 위에 있는, 상급의, 상부의, 어깨 글자의, 수도워장, 슈피리어 호

Superior: translate from English into Russian

Translate superior into Russian}
Начальство, Превосходный, Начальник, Превосходящий, Высший, Лучший, Старший, Настоятель, Настоятельница, Высшего качества, Больший, Высокомерный, Надстрочный, Самодовольный, Превосходящий другого, Расположенный над другим органом, Надстрочный знак

Superior: translate from English into Spanish

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Superior, Desdeñoso, Satisfecho

Word origin

late Middle English: from Old French superiour, from Latin superior, comparative of superus ‘that is above’, from super ‘above’.

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