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.

  2. excellentadjective

    Of the highest quality; splendid.

  3. excellentadjective

    Exceptionally good of its kind.

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

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Excellentadjective

    Etymology: excellens, Latin.

    Arts and sciences are excellent, in order to certain ends. Tayl.

    He is excellent in power and in judgment. Job xxxvii. 23.

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. Donald Trump:

    Again, my relationship with the Muslim community is excellent. I've had people call me at the highest level saying, 'You're doing us a favor' because they know they have a problem very well. They really know they have a problem.

  2. Eva Applebee:

    He is an excellent actor, having fooled us and his very own family for years, acting like he cared, like he respected us. But instead we found out it was a big act.

  3. Cheng Hong:

    Of course we study the spirit of Xi Jinping's speeches in the traditional way, but now that we have the app, party members can basically learn the excellent ideas of the national leaders every day.

  4. Peter Hancock:

    If a Brexit should occur, I suspect we will need a hub within the EU and there are some excellent choices, some of which we have examined.

  5. Douglas Hurley:

    Crew Dragon was Crew Dragon, and Douglas Hurley had good airflow, so Douglas Hurley had an excellent, excellent evening.

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