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Synonyms for inferiority

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inferiority, lower status, lower rank(noun)

    the state of being inferior

    Synonyms:
    low quality, unfavorable position, lower rank, lower status

    Antonyms:
    superiority, high quality

  2. inferiority, low quality(noun)

    an inferior quality

    Synonyms:
    low quality, unfavorable position, lower rank, lower status

    Antonyms:
    high quality, superiority

  3. inferiority, unfavorable position(noun)

    the quality of being a competitive disadvantage

    Synonyms:
    low quality, unfavorable position, lower rank, lower status

    Antonyms:
    high quality, superiority

Wiktionary

  1. inferiority(noun)

    Antonyms:
    superiority

  2. inferiority(noun)

    Antonyms:
    superiority

  3. inferiority(noun)

    Antonyms:
    superiority

  4. inferiority(noun)

    Antonyms:
    superiority

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. inferiority

    Synonyms:
    subordination, minority, poverty, mediocrity, subjection, servitude, depression

    Antonyms:
    superiority, majority, excellence, eminence, independence, mastery, exaltation, elevation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. inferiority(n.)

    Synonyms:
    lower state or condition

  2. inferiority(n.)

    Synonyms:
    subordination

  3. inferiority(n.)

    Synonyms:
    mediocrity, poor quality

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. inferiority(n)

    Synonyms:
    subordinacy, mediocrity, deficiency

How to pronounce inferiority?

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How to say inferiority in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#3761poverty
#4452depression
#4956minority
#41855mediocrity
#45272servitude
#47817subordination
#52274inferiority
#59900subjection

How to use inferiority in a sentence?

  1. Alfred Adler:

    Exaggerated sensitiveness is an expression of the feeling of inferiority.

  2. Alfred Adler:

    The feeling of inferiority rules the mental life and can be clearly recognized as the sense of incompleteness and unfulfillment ... both of individuals and of humanity.

  3. Alfred Adler:

    The feeling of inferiority rules the mental life and can be clearly recognized in the sense of incompleteness and unfulfillment, and in the uninterrupted struggle both of individuals and humanity.

  4. Cesare Pavese:

    All sins have their origin in a sense of inferiority otherwise called ambition.

  5. Romila Thapar:

    These claims can be interpreted as signs of an inferiority complex, The most disturbing thing is that many people accept this without questioning it.


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