über-

prefix \ ˈü-bər , ˈᵫ-bər \
variants: or less commonly uber-

Definition of über-

1 : being a superlative example of its kind or class : super-
  • übernerd
2 : to an extreme or excessive degree : super-
  • übercool

Origin and Etymology of über-

German, from über over, beyond, from Old High German ubar — more at over


ÜBER- Defined for English Language Learners

über-

prefix

Definition of über- for English Language Learners

  • —used to indicate that someone is a great or extreme example of a particular kind of person

  • : better, larger, or greater than


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