What does Excellence mean?

Definitions for Excellence
ˈɛk sə lənsExcel·lence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. excellencenoun

    the quality of excelling; possessing good qualities in high degree

  2. excellence, excellencynoun

    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. excellencenoun

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

    Etymology: excellentia

  2. excellencenoun

    Something in which one excels.

    Etymology: excellentia

  3. excellencenoun

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

    Etymology: excellentia

  4. Excellencenoun

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

    Etymology: excellentia

Webster Dictionary

  1. Excellencenoun

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

  2. Excellencenoun

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

  3. Excellencenoun

    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.

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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

Examples of Excellence in a Sentence

  1. Macaulay Porter:

    Terry McAuliffe mocks and demeans parents’ concerns instead of offering them solutions, glenn Youngkin will restore excellence in our schools when he is governor by ensuring children are empowered to chase their dreams and taught how to think, not what to think.

  2. Dugald Stewart:

    The faculty of imagination is the great spring of human activity, and the principle source of human improvement. As it delights in presenting to the mind scenes and characters more perfect than those which we are acquainted with, it prevents us from ever being completely satisfied without present condition, or with our past attainments, and engages us continually in the pursuit of some untried enjoyment, or of some ideal excellence. Destroy this faculty, and the condition of man will become as stationary as that of the brutes.

  3. Lopez Obrador:

    There was a time in which the main violator of human rights was the state. It was the violator par excellence of human rights. That's over, i, as president, and at the same time as commander of the country's armed forces, will never give the order to massacre, to repress the people of Mexico.

  4. Dietrich Bonhoeffer:

    It is the characteristic excellence of the strong man that he can bring momentous issues to the fore and make a decision about them. The weak are always forced to decide between alternatives they have not chosen themselves.

  5. Marabel Morgan, The Electric Woman:

    Persistence is the twin sister of excellence. One is a matter of quality; the other, a matter of time.

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