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Definitions for (noun) superior

Main entry: superior, superscript Definition: a character or symbol set or printed or written above and immediately to one side of another character

Main entry: Superior Definition: a town in northwest Wisconsin on Lake Superior across from Duluth

Main entry: Lake Superior, Superior Definition: the largest freshwater lake in the world; the deepest of the Great Lakes

Main entry: superior Definition: the head of a religious community

Main entry: superior, superordinate, higher-up Definition: one of greater rank or station or quality

Main entry: victor, superior, master Definition: a combatant who is able to defeat rivals

Definitions for (adjective) superior

Main entry: superior Definition: (often followed by `to') above being affected or influenced by Usage: he is superior to fear; an ignited firework proceeds superior to circumstances until its blazing vitality fades

Main entry: superior Definition: (sometimes followed by `to') not subject to or influenced by Usage: overcome by a superior opponent; trust magnates who felt themselves superior to law

Main entry: ranking, higher-ranking, superior Definition: having a higher rank Usage: superior officer

Main entry: superior Definition: of or characteristic of high rank or importance Usage: a superior ruler

Main entry: superior Definition: of high or superior quality or performance Usage: superior wisdom derived from experience; superior math students

Main entry: superior Definition: having an orbit farther from the sun than the Earth's orbit Usage: Mars and Jupiter are the closest in of the superior planets

Main entry: superior, superscript Definition: written or printed above and to one side of another character