What does excellent mean?

Definitions for excellent
ˈɛk sə ləntex·cel·lent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. excellent, first-class, fantabulous, splendidadjective

    very good;of the highest quality

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

Wiktionary

  1. excellentadverb

    Excellently.

    Etymology: From Latin excellens, present participle of excello

  2. excellentadjective

    Of the highest quality; splendid.

    Etymology: From Latin excellens, present participle of excello

  3. excellentadjective

    Exceptionally good of its kind.

    Etymology: From Latin excellens, present participle of excello

Webster Dictionary

  1. Excellentadjective

    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. Excellentadjective

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

  3. Excellentadverb

    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

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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

Examples of excellent in a Sentence

  1. Isaac Sturgeon:

    I commend them excellent spirit, people and staff on the airplane. There were about 150 Americans on the plane. The airline staff said they didnt know they were coming to get us until 5 a.m. that morning. Great spirit, complimentary snacks.

  2. Rita Wilson:

    Why? Because I caught this early, have excellent doctors and because I got a second opinion.

  3. William Shakespeare:

    Alas, poor Yorick I knew him Horatio, a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy...

  4. Jemiah Johnson:

    I mentor the students. Basically I got hired because how good I was, how excellent I was, how they seen me progress, and not just the girls, the males too. Because some of the males, they listen to me. I tell them not to do this. You do that. I want to see them graduate. I want to see them become better men. I want them out of the streets. I don't want to see them on the news, them in jail. I don't want to see them like that. I want to see them graduate, succeed with life.

  5. Ryan Urban:

    You put the right people in and then the culture goes bottom up, says Urban. 3. Make transparency and flexibility a priority. Each Bounce Exchange department makes it clear to the employees what the job titles mean, how you can move up in the in company and what the salary ranges are for each position. There are also annual formal performance reviews at the end of each year, with a 360-degree peer review a month beforehand. There are frequent informal check-ins as well, and if someone is doing excellent work, they'll be recognized for it. If someone is just nailing it, some should get promoted at any time.

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