Examples of excellence in a Sentence
The school is known for the excellence of its teachers.
an award for academic excellence
setting a high standard of excellence
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Awards of excellence for 3D, also worth $250, went to Joel Hunnicutt and Jack Hill, sculpture; Pam Fox, Anna Saulino, Patricia Karnes and Dawn Middleton, jewelry; Al Clement, Carly Gibran and Larry Allen, clay; and John Mascoll, fine crafts.
Fannie Lou Hamer, James Baldwin, Toni Morrison, Muhammad Ali and Fred Hampton commune in various murals, a buffet of incontrovertible black excellence.
Here, their three ways to transfer their excellence to your own closet now.
The University of Hartford inducted him into their Athletic Hall of Fame in 1995 for his baseball excellence.
Continuing this movement of black excellence comes a rabble-rousing comedy special by HBO created by Jessica Williams of The Daily Show fame and Phoebe Robinson, a comedian and best-selling author of You Can’t Touch My Hair.
Black History Month is a time to remember the incremental steps, major trials, spiritual tribulations, and ultimate triumphs that brought us here, celebrating the black excellence that has truly made America great, even when troubled and evolving.
Lauper is also one award short of an EGOT — lacking only an Academy Award to finish out the near-impossible feat of excellence.
In Year 10, Pechter is counting on Emmerich and Bloom, both juniors, to continue Deerfield's run of excellence despite the Warriors returning just a handful of their top wrestlers from last season's historic finish.
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First Known Use of excellence
Synonymschoiceness, distinction, excellency, first-rateness, greatness, perfection, preeminence, primeness, superbness, superiority, supremacy
Antonymsdeficiency, demerit, disvalue
Related Wordsfaultlessness, flawlessness, impeccability, perfectness; goodness, value, worth; consequence, importance, notability
Near Antonymsaverageness, badness, crumminess, inferiority, mediocrity, ordinariness, worthlessness
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