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superiority

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noun su·pe·ri·or·i·ty \su̇-ˌpir-ē-ˈȯr-ə-tē, ˌsü-, -ˈär-\

Simple Definition of superiority

  • : the quality or state of being high or higher in quality

  • : the belief that you are better than other people

  • : the quality or state of being larger, stronger, etc., than others

Full Definition of superiority

plural su·pe·ri·or·i·ties

  1. :  the quality or state of being superior; also :  a superior characteristic

Examples of superiority

  1. His success has given him a false sense of superiority.

  2. <the superiority of some of the customers at the exclusive beauty salon is enough to curl your hair>



15th Century

First Known Use of superiority

15th century

Rhymes with superiority




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