What does superb mean?

Definitions for superb
sʊˈpɜrb, sə-su·perb

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word superb.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. brilliant, superbadjective

    of surpassing excellence

    "a brilliant performance"; "a superb actor"

  2. superbadjective

    surpassingly good

    "a superb meal"

Wiktionary

  1. superbadjective

    first-rate; of the highest quality; exceptionally good

    Etymology: From superbus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Superbadjective

    grand; magnificent; august; stately; as, a superb edifice; a superb colonnade

    Etymology: [F. superbe, L. superbus, fr. super over. See Super-.]

  2. Superbadjective

    rich; elegant; as, superb furniture or decorations

    Etymology: [F. superbe, L. superbus, fr. super over. See Super-.]

  3. Superbadjective

    showy; excellent; grand; as, a superb exhibition

    Etymology: [F. superbe, L. superbus, fr. super over. See Super-.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Superb

    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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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'superb' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4397

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'superb' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4558

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'superb' in Adjectives Frequency: #586

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of superb in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of superb in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of superb in a Sentence

  1. Eric Dore:

    It was the road Napoleon took north to Paris via Grenoble for his big comeback, it's historically unique and easy to navigate, and those who attempt it will get superb vistas over the surrounding countryside of glorious Provence and the Riviera.

  2. Tom Selleck:

    The work on the show is superb.

  3. Thomas Joyce:

    These are just the first superb additions of talent we expect to make over the next six months.

  4. Gareth Southgate:

    I believed our goalkeeper would save one, and the technique of our players in taking them was superb. I have to credit our big support team who have done a lot of work in that area over the last few months.

  5. Jon Rahm:

    Taking superb advantage of the par-fives is where everything got together, a lot of momentum going on, especially starting the day with an eagle.

Images & Illustrations of superb

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