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  Definition of superlative
  1. the superlative form of an adjective; "`best'' is the superlative form of `good''"
  2. an exaggerated expression (usually of praise); "the critics lavished superlatives on it"
  3. 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
  4. highest in quality
Similar Words: acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, top, greatest, sterling(a)

 

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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