of surpassing excellence
"a brilliant performance"; "a superb actor"
"a superb meal"
first-rate; of the highest quality; exceptionally good
Origin: From superbus.
grand; magnificent; august; stately; as, a superb edifice; a superb colonnade
rich; elegant; as, superb furniture or decorations
showy; excellent; grand; as, a superb exhibition
Origin: [F. superbe, L. superbus, fr. super over. See Super-.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sū-pėrb′, adj. proud: magnificent: stately: elegant: showy: (coll.) first-class, very good.—adv. Superb′ly.—n. Superb′ness, the state of being superb. [L. superbus, proud—super, above.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'superb' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4397
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'superb' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4558
Rank popularity for the word 'superb' in Adjectives Frequency: #586
The numerical value of superb in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of superb in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The work on the show is superb.
Intelligence is unpretentiously superb common sense.
These are just the first superb additions of talent we expect to make over the next six months.
Everything about Superb Summit is empty, including its response, which evidently took eight weeks to write.
One of the problems with technology is that no photograph, as superb and outstanding as it may be, will ever be as satisfying as the most middle-rate painting.
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