Synonyms and Antonyms of excellency
1 a quality that gives something special worth <claimed that granite has so many excellencies as material for countertops that it is well worth the high price> Synonyms cardinal virtue, distinction, excellence, grace, merit, value, virtueRelated Words advantage, edge, plus, superiorityNear Antonyms blemish, defect, failing, fault, flaw; drawback, minus, negativeAntonyms deficiency, demerit, disvalue
2 exceptionally high quality <the excellency of the violins crafted by Stradivarius is beyond dispute> Synonyms choiceness, distinction, excellence, first-rateness, greatness, perfection, preeminence, primeness, superbness, superiority, supremacyRelated Words faultlessness, flawlessness, impeccability, perfectness; goodness, value, worth; consequence, importance, notabilityNear Antonyms averageness, badness, crumminess, inferiority, mediocrity, ordinariness, worthlessness
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