superiority, high quality(noun)
the quality of being superior
superiority, favorable position, favourable position(noun)
the quality of being at a competitive advantage
displaying a sense of being better than others
"he hated the white man's superiority and condescension"
transcendence, transcendency, superiority(noun)
the state of excelling or surpassing or going beyond usual limits
the state of being superior
Many colleges want to achieve football superiority.
the quality, state, or condition of being superior; as, superiority of rank; superiority in merit
"Superiority" is a science fiction short story by Arthur C. Clarke, first published in 1951. It depicts an arms race, and shows how the side which is more technologically advanced can be defeated, despite its apparent superiority, because of its own organizational flaws and its willingness to discard old technology without having fully perfected the new. The story was at one point required reading for an industrial design course at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
an imperative command taken to be true
"You SHOULD feel "abc" instead of "xyz!"
The numerical value of superiority in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of superiority in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of superiority in a Sentence
Superiority -- doing things a little better than anybody else can do them.
Poets generally love cats -- because poets have no delusions about their own superiority.
The natural superiority of women is a biological fact, and a socially acknowledged reality.
Past has a very great superiority over the future: The future may not exist; but the past existed!
Europe had millennia of cultural superiority which we couldn't compete with, but we could with nature.
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- superioritatCatalan, Valencian
- υπεροχή, ανωτερότηταGreek
- etevämmyys, paremmuusFinnish
- shareid, ard-chioneys, mainshtyraght, laue an eaghtyr, fareidManx
- 優位, 高貴, 優勢, 上等Japanese
- üstünlük, rüçhan, faikiyetTurkish
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