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Synonyms for superlative
səˈpɜr lə tɪv, sʊ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. superlative(noun)

    an exaggerated expression (usually of praise)

    "the critics lavished superlatives on it"

    Synonyms:
    tiptop, top, peak, summit, meridian, pinnacle, acme, height, superlative degree, elevation

    Antonyms:
    inferior

  2. acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative, meridian, tiptop, top(noun)

    the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development

    "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 fame"; "the summit of his ambition"; "so many highest superlatives achieved by man"; "at the top of his profession"

    Synonyms:
    top of the inning, bloom, heyday, efflorescence, blossom, teetotum, crown, upper side, aggrandisement, visor, aggrandizement, crest, line of longitude, lift, peak, stature, elevation, point, upside, spinning top, vizor, prime, big top, apex, round top, raising, eyeshade, tallness, natural elevation, extremum, top side, whirligig, meridian, superlative degree, acme, circus tent, pinnacle, flower, flush, cover, bill, summit meeting, top, height, tiptop, vertex, summit, tip, altitude

    Antonyms:
    inferior

  3. superlative, superlative degree(adj)

    the superlative form of an adjective or adverb

    "`fastest' is the superlative of the adjective `fast'"; "`least famous' is the superlative degree of the adjective `famous'"; "`most surely' is the superlative of the adverb `surely'"

    Synonyms:
    tiptop, top, peak, summit, meridian, pinnacle, acme, height, superlative degree, elevation

    Antonyms:
    inferior

  4. greatest, sterling(a), superlative(adj)

    highest in quality

    Antonyms:
    inferior

Wiktionary

  1. superlative(noun)

    Exceptionally good; of the highest quality; superb.

    Synonyms:
    above and beyond, extraordinary, exceptional, superb

  2. superlative(noun)

    Of or relating to a superlative.

    The superlative of big is biggest

    Synonyms:
    acme, peak

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. superlative

    Synonyms:
    supreme, transcendent, greatest, highest, extreme, surpassing, consummate, extraordinary

    Antonyms:
    common, ordinary, unremarkable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. superlative(a.)

    Synonyms:
    supreme, most eminent, greatest, most excellent

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How to use superlative in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    Far better than donating wealth to charity is making use of the same money in building organization that makes real, affordable product of superlative quality and also increases mass employment opportunity.

  2. Adam Sandler:

    A few weeks back when I was quote, unquote, snubbed by the academy, it reminded me when I briefly attended high school and was overlooked for the coveted yearbook superlative category best looking.

  3. Charles Dickens:

    It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything before us, we had nothing before us, we were all going direct to heaven, we were all doing direct the other way - in short, the period was so far like the present period, that some of its noisiest authorities insisted on its being received, for good or for evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only.


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