Definitions for superbsʊˈpɜrb, sə-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

su•perbsʊˈpɜrb, sə-(adj.)

  1. admirably fine or excellent.

  2. sumptuous; rich; grand.

  3. of a proudly imposing appearance or kind; majestic.

Origin of superb:

1540–50; < L superbus proud, superior, excellent, der. of super over; see super -


Princeton's WordNet

  1. brilliant, superb(adj)

    of surpassing excellence

    "a brilliant performance"; "a superb actor"

  2. superb(adj)

    surpassingly good

    "a superb meal"


  1. superb(Adjective)

    first-rate; of the highest quality; exceptionally good

  2. Origin: From superbus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Superb(adj)

    grand; magnificent; august; stately; as, a superb edifice; a superb colonnade

  2. Superb(adj)

    rich; elegant; as, superb furniture or decorations

  3. Superb(adj)

    showy; excellent; grand; as, a superb exhibition

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'superb' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4397

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'superb' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4558

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'superb' in Adjectives Frequency: #586

Translations for superb

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


magnificent or excellent

a superb view/meal.

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