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Higher in rank
“Billy saluted and stood at attention as the superior officer stood before him.”
Better qualified or more skilled
“Mike got the job as Pryce's bodyguard because he was the superior candidate.”
(superior to) Higher in quality
“The food at the restaurant nearby is superior to cheap takeout because they use fresh and natural ingredients.”
(of objects) Of the very best kind
“The superior workmanship of the furniture in this luxury hotel is evident.”
(of people) Of the very best kind
“We only want superior talent to be part of our competition.”
Luxurious or upmarket
“We stayed at a superior hotel in Paris located right by the Champs-Élysées.”
Disdainful or condescending in nature
“She spoke down to him in a superior tone.”
Being victorious in a contest
“Muhammad Ali was superior against George Foreman during their historic boxing match in Kinshasa.”
A person of higher rank
“Would I be able to speak to your superior about the handling of this issue?”
A victor in a contest
“Roger was the superior in his tennis match against Marin at the Australian Open.”
Larger in size
“The superior room costs more than the single-bed room.”
Located above
“The superior part of the image is clear.”
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