What does supreme mean?

Definitions for supreme
səˈprim, sʊ-supreme

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. supreme(adj)

    final or last in your life or progress

    "the supreme sacrifice"; "the supreme judgment"

  2. sovereign, supreme(adj)

    greatest in status or authority or power

    "a supreme tribunal"

  3. supreme(adj)

    highest in excellence or achievement

    "supreme among musicians"; "a supreme endxxeavor"; "supreme courage"

  4. supreme(adj)

    greatest or maximal in degree; extreme

    "supreme folly"

Wiktionary

  1. supreme(Verb)

    To divide a citrus fruit into its segments, removing the skin, pith, membranes, and seeds.

    Etymology: From suprême, from supremus, superlative of superus.

  2. supreme(Adjective)

    Dominant, having power over all others.

    Etymology: From suprême, from supremus, superlative of superus.

  3. supreme(Adjective)

    At the greatest, most excellent, extreme, most superior, highest, or utmost.

    Etymology: From suprême, from supremus, superlative of superus.

  4. Supreme(ProperNoun)

    The Supreme Being; the Almighty; God.

    Etymology: From suprême, from supremus, superlative of superus.

  5. Supreme(ProperNoun)

    A deity with such name.

    Etymology: From suprême, from supremus, superlative of superus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Supreme(adj)

    highest in authority; holding the highest place in authority, government, or power

    Etymology: [L. supremus, superlative of superus that is above, upper, fr. super above: cf. F. suprme. See Super-, and cf. Sum.]

  2. Supreme(adj)

    highest; greatest; most excellent or most extreme; utmost; greatist possible (sometimes in a bad sense); as, supreme love; supreme glory; supreme magnanimity; supreme folly

    Etymology: [L. supremus, superlative of superus that is above, upper, fr. super above: cf. F. suprme. See Super-, and cf. Sum.]

  3. Supreme(adj)

    situated at the highest part or point

    Etymology: [L. supremus, superlative of superus that is above, upper, fr. super above: cf. F. suprme. See Super-, and cf. Sum.]

Freebase

  1. Supreme

    Supreme is a fictional superhero created by Rob Liefeld and first published by Image Comics, then Maximum Press, and later by Awesome Entertainment. He was originally a violent, egotistical Superman archetype, but was rebooted by Alan Moore to pay tribute to the classic Silver Age Superman mythos, as guided by Mort Weisinger. Supreme is also the name of a comic book series which lasted 56 issues. Moore started with issue #41 and his run would later be collected as two trade paperbacks by the Checker Book Publishing Group: Supreme: The Story of the Year and Supreme: The Return. Moore's work on the series won the 1997 Eisner Award for Best Writer.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Supreme

    sū-prēm′, adj. highest: greatest: most excellent.—n. the highest point: the chief, the superior.—n. Suprem′acy, state of being supreme; highest authority or power.—adv. Supreme′ly.—ns. Supreme′ness, Suprem′ity.—Oath of supremacy, an oath denying the supremacy of the pope; The Supreme Being, God. [L. supremus, superl. of superus, high—super, above.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'supreme' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2942

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'supreme' in Adjectives Frequency: #404

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of supreme in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of supreme in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of supreme in a Sentence

  1. White House officials:

    As Senate Judiciary Committee fulfills Senate Judiciary Committee' advice and consent' responsibility, we will protect the ability of the American people to express their will on the direction of Supreme Court.

  2. Saeed Leylaz:

    There are powers that are bigger and more important that are outside the Assembly, these powers will have a bigger say in who becomes the next Supreme Leader than the Assembly itself.

  3. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe:

    Supreme Leader Khamenei made a comment that the country will not and should not make, hold or use nuclear weapons, and that it has no such intentions.

  4. Donald Trump:

    It's a disgrace when every case gets filed in the 9th Circuit, that's not law. Every case in the 9th Circuit we get beaten and then we end up having to go to Supreme Court like the travel ban and we won. Every case, no matter where it is, they file is practically, for all intents and purposes, they file it in what's called the 9th Circuit. This was an Obama judge. I'll tell you what, it's not going to happen like this anymore.

  5. Brett Kavanaugh:

    President Trump's decision to step in at the last moment and hide 100,000 pages of Judge Kavanaugh records from the American public is not only unprecedented in the history of Supreme Court nominations, it has all the makings of a cover up.

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