What does Excellence mean?

Definitions for Excellenceˈɛk sə ləns

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Excellence.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. excellence(noun)

    the quality of excelling; possessing good qualities in high degree

  2. excellence, excellency(noun)

    an outstanding feature; something in which something or someone excels

    "a center of manufacturing excellence"; "the use of herbs is one of the excellencies of French cuisine"

Wiktionary

  1. excellence(Noun)

    The quality of being excellent; state of possessing good qualities in an eminent degree; exalted merit; superiority in virtue.

  2. excellence(Noun)

    Something in which one excels.

  3. excellence(Noun)

    An excellent or valuable quality; that by which any one excels or is eminent; a virtue.

  4. Excellence(ProperNoun)

    A title of honor or respect; more common in the form Excellency.

  5. Origin: excellentia

Webster Dictionary

  1. Excellence(noun)

    the quality of being excellent; state of possessing good qualities in an eminent degree; exalted merit; superiority in virtue

  2. Excellence(noun)

    an excellent or valuable quality; that by which any one excels or is eminent; a virtue

  3. Excellence(noun)

    a title of honor or respect; -- more common in the form excellency

Freebase

  1. Excellence

    Excellence is a talent or quality which is unusually good and so surpasses ordinary standards. It is also used as a standard of performance.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Excellence in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Excellence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    I believe the destiny of your generation-and your nation-is a rendezvous with excellence.

  2. Michael J. Fox:

    I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence, I can reach for perfection is God's business.

  3. Sun-tzu:

    To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.

  4. Bill Cosby:

    Let me say this, i only expect the black media to uphold the standards of excellence in journalism and when you do that you have to go in with a neutral mind.

  5. Ted Cruz:

    Throughout his years of public service, Gov. Bush has been a champion for excellence in education and so many other issues of vital importance to our university community.

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