What does excellent mean?

Definitions for excellentˈɛk sə lənt

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. excellent, first-class, fantabulous, splendid(adj)

    very good;of the highest quality

    "made an excellent speech"; "the school has excellent teachers"; "a first-class mind"

Wiktionary

  1. excellent(Adverb)

    Excellently.

  2. excellent(Adjective)

    Of the highest quality; splendid.

  3. excellent(Adjective)

    Exceptionally good of its kind.

  4. Origin: From Latin excellens, present participle of excello

Webster Dictionary

  1. Excellent(adj)

    excelling; surpassing others in some good quality or the sum of qualities; of great worth; eminent, in a good sense; superior; as, an excellent man, artist, citizen, husband, discourse, book, song, etc.; excellent breeding, principles, aims, action

  2. Excellent(adj)

    superior in kind or degree, irrespective of moral quality; -- used with words of a bad significance

  3. Excellent(adverb)

    excellently; eminently; exceedingly

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'excellent' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1617

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'excellent' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1300

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'excellent' in Adjectives Frequency: #186

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of excellent in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of excellent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anonymous:

    Why doesn't DOS ever say 'EXCELLENT command or filename'

  2. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    None of us will every accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.

  3. Dan Pfeiffer:

    Hillary Clinton is an excellent debater, she is excellent, crisp, knows the substance up and down, is very good in the back and forth.

  4. Kent Insley:

    They have a thoughtful approach to risk-management, jeffrey is an excellent manager and team leader, but there's also Phil Barach and Bonnie Baha, who quite frankly are excellent, too.

  5. Matt Wall:

    E-cigarettes ... provide a very good simulation of traditional smoking (and) we have shown that using e-cigarettes with fMRI is an excellent paradigm for direct evaluation of the effects of smoking on human neurophysiology.

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