What does super mean?

Definitions for super
ˈsu pərsu·per

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word super.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. superintendent, superadjective

    a caretaker for an apartment house; represents the owner as janitor and rent collector

  2. ace, A-one, crack, first-rate, super, tiptop, topnotch, top-notch, tops(p)adjective

    of the highest quality

    "an ace reporter"; "a crack shot"; "a first-rate golfer"; "a super party"; "played top-notch tennis"; "an athlete in tiptop condition"; "she is absolutely tops"

  3. superadjective

    including more than a specified category

    "a super experiment"

  4. superadverb

    extremely large

    "another super skyscraper"

  5. extremely, exceedingly, super, passingadverb

    to an extreme degree

    "extremely cold"; "extremely unpleasant"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Super

    in composition, notes either more than another, or more than enough, or on the top.


  1. Súper

    Manuel Herrera López (born 21 November 1991), known as Súper, is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a defender for Cambodian League club Nagaworld. He started his career in the youth and reserve teams of Real Betis and later played for clubs in the Segunda División B. He then played for Filipino club Ceres–Negros where he won three consecutive league titles.


  1. super

    Super can have various meanings depending on context: 1. Adjective: Super is used to describe something that is extremely good, excellent, or outstanding. For example, a super athlete, a supermodel, or a supercar. 2. Adverb: Super is used as an intensifier to indicate that something is done to a great extent or to an exceptional degree. For example, "I am super excited!" or "That movie was super scary!" 3. Noun: Super can refer to a person who possesses or demonstrates exceptional abilities or skills in a particular field. For example, a super in sports refers to a highly skilled player. 4. Prefix: Super is a prefix that means "above" or "beyond" and is used to indicate something that is superior, higher in rank, or greater in size or intensity than others of its kind. For example, superstar, superhuman, superpower, or super-sized.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Supernoun

    a contraction of Supernumerary, in sense 2


  1. Super

    Super is a 2005 Telugu film written and directed by Puri Jagannadh. The film stars Akkineni Nagarjuna, Ayesha Takia, Sonu Sood, and Anushka Shetty. Soundtrack of the film was composed by Sandeep Chowta. The film was also dubbed into Hindi and was titled Robbery.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Super

    sū′pėr, n. a supernumerary actor.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. SUPER

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Super is ranked #14755 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Super surname appeared 2,013 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Super.

    86.5% or 1,742 total occurrences were White.
    6.5% or 132 total occurrences were Black.
    2.6% or 53 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    2.3% or 47 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.3% or 27 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.6% or 12 total occurrences were Asian.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'super' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2186

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'super' in Adjectives Frequency: #736

Anagrams for super »

  1. purse

  2. sprue

  3. resup

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of super in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of super in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of super in a Sentence

  1. Katie Cavinder:

    Right from the beginning, they seemed super competitive.

  2. Cheng Taining:

    These weird buildings are too alienated from basic architectural norms and... have become super-sized art installations that jump on the desire and vanity bandwagon.

  3. The Weeknd:

    We've been really focusing on dialing in on the fans at home and making performances a cinematic experience, and we want to do that with the Super Bowl.

  4. Christie Brinkley:

    I think that my industry has come a long way, although we're still a little too appreciative of the super, super unhealthfully skinny body, people's bodies come in every shape and size, and I really believe that all shapes and sizes should be celebrated as long as that's your natural, healthy weight.

  5. Reijiro Hashiyama:

    What is being sought is not super-high speed ... It's safety, convenience, network and environmental protection, in short, the export potential is zero.

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