Examples of excellent in a Sentence
Her new movie has received excellent reviews.
He is an excellent role model for young men everywhere.
The car is in excellent condition.
Recent Examples of excellent from the Web
Excellent chance for promotion to the position of former president and director of operations.
The Royals, tired, tested and road-weary, maintained their excellent form, opening a series with another victory.
No word yet on who which artists and writers will be featured, but the quality of both is routinely excellent.
Yeldon had an excellent career at Alabama (scoring four touchdowns in three games against Auburn), and is now in the NFL. 4.
The Cleveland State recruit added 17 doubles, nine homers, 36 RBIs and 43 runs while playing excellent defense in center field.
His breakout Summertime ’06 was built on glowering, rap-classicist beats, and last year’s excellent Prima Donna EP had an unsettling sound somewhere between drum-line and alt-rock.
A recent Pew survey found that fewer than half of blacks surveyed felt the police did an excellent or good job of protecting people from crime compared with nearly 80 percent of whites.
The vast majority -- 87 percent – of Mountain Brook residents who responded to a recent survey said the wealthy Jefferson County enclave is an excellent place to live and educate their children.
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Origin and Etymology of excellent
Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin excellent-, excellens, from present participle of excellere
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
EXCELLENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of excellent for English Language Learners
: very good : extremely good
EXCELLENT Defined for Kids
Definition of excellent for Students
: very good of its kind excellent advice
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