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, superb(adj)

    of surpassing excellence

    "a brilliant performance"; "a superb actor"

  2. superb(adj)

    surpassingly good

    "a superb meal"

Wiktionary

  1. superb(Adjective)

    first-rate; of the highest quality; exceptionally good

    Etymology: From superbus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Superb(adj)

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

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

  2. Superb(adj)

    rich; elegant; as, superb furniture or decorations

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

  3. Superb(adj)

    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

How to pronounce superb?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. Ivanka Trump:

    Gary has been my chief economic advisor and did a superb job in driving our agenda, helping to deliver historic tax cuts and reforms and unleashing the American economy once again, he is a rare talent, and I thank him for his dedicated service to the American people. White House Chief of Staff John Kelly said Cohn served his country with.

  2. Boris Johnson:

    The economy is in good hands, most sensible people can see that Bank of England governor Mark Carney has done a superb job – and now that the referendum is over, he will be able to continue his work without being in the political firing-line.

  3. Jack London, Personal Credo:

    I would rather be ashes than dust. I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by a dryrot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in a magnificient glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.

  4. Rod Rosenstein:

    I think he's a superb choice for attorney general, he certainly understands the work, understands the priorities of the department.

  5. Hank Marvin:

    Some guitarists think of the USA as the only source of quality electric guitars, and for the most part they are correct. However, there are many of us who remember the superb range of guitars designed and made by BURNS GUITARS, a British company.

Images & Illustrations of superb

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